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Our little ten-o'clock lunch was perfect in its appointments—a "thing of beauty," as it was of palatableness and refreshment.

WORD ORIGIN

1660s, "good-tasting," from palate + -able. Figurative use from 1680s. Related: Palatably; palatability.

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