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1. Acceptable to the taste; sufficiently agreeable in flavor to be eaten.
2. Acceptable or agreeable to the mind or sensibilities: a palatable solution to the problem.

pal′at·a·bil′i·ty, pal′at·a·ble·ness n.
pal′at·a·bly adv.
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Adv.1.palatably - in a palatable way
unpalatably - in an unpalatable way; "The vegetables looked unpalatably wilted"


advschmackhaft; (fig also)attraktiv
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