pastelike


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Adj.1.pastelike - resembling paste in color; pallid; "he looked pasty and red-eyed"; "a complexion that had been pastelike was now chalky white"
colorless, colourless - weak in color; not colorful
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He now sprang to his feet and, going closer, gazed upon the pastelike face.
Guards blasted air conditioning into his cell without giving him a blanket and fed him only bread, water, and a pastelike "grue," causing him to lose 30 pounds.
(2) Pastelike period: the surface of the powder is gradually swollen by the water with highly squeezed particles.
The masa makes a weak, pastelike dough that, with skilled hands, can be molded into tortillas.
A gel was formed during this process and the viscosity of the suspension changed dramatically from an initially Newtonian, water-like fluid to a very shear thinning, pastelike gel.
Instead, it uses a pastelike substance to bind particles of aggregate (gravel and stone) together.
4) Filler, n -- a preparation of pastelike consistency, which is applied to a surface to eliminate minor surface defects, or to produce a smooth, even surface prior to painting.