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palatable
fit to be eaten; pleasant tasting; pleasing
pastoral
rural; relating to a country way of life
pallid
abnormally pale; lacking in color or interest
patent
a government document giving a person the right to profit from an invention; to acquire such a document
paradox
a statement that may be true but seems to say contradictory things
paternal
fatherly; inherited from or related through one’s father
paraphrase
to restate textual information; a restatement of text
patriarch
a founder or leader of a tribe or family; a respected old man
parody
an imitation of a serious written work that ridicules the original; to imitate in order to ridicule
pauper
a person who is very poor, especially one dependent upon public charity