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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French palette.

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palette (plural palettes)

  1. A thin board on which a painter lays and mixes colours.
  2. The range of colors in a given work or item or body of work.
  3. (computing, graphical user interface) A visual selection of colours, tools, commands, etc.
    • 2011, James Wedding, ‎Dana Probert, Mastering AutoCAD Civil 3D 2009 (page 394)
      It would be extremely beneficial to have the right subassemblies with the parameters already set available on your tool palette.
  4. (historical) A plate of armour covering the points of junction at the bend of the shoulders and elbows.
  5. A plate against which a person presses their breast to give force to a hand-operated drill.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French palete (pale +‎ -ette (diminutive)).

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palette f (plural palettes)

  1. palette

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palette f

  1. plural of paletta

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palette

  1. Alternative form of palate

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French palete.

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palette f (plural palettes)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
  2. (Jersey) pat (of butter)

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