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palatable
1.(of food or drink) having a pleasant or acceptable taste; 2.palatable (to someone) pleasant or acceptable to someone
palliate
to make a disease or an illness less painful or unpleasant without curing it
pallid
1.(of a person, their face, etc.) pale, especially because of illness; 2.(of colors or light) not strong or bright, and therefore not attractive
panacea
something that will solve all the problems of a particular situation
paradigm
(formal or technical) a typical example or pattern of something
paradox
a person, thing, or situation that has two opposite features and therefore seems strange; 2.
paragon
a person who is perfect or who is a perfect example of a particular good quality
pariah
a person who is not acceptable to society and is avoided by everyone
parody
1.a piece of writing, music, acting, etc. that deliberately copies the style of someone or something in order to be amusing; 2.[countable] (disapproving) something that is such a bad or unfair example
parsimony
the fact of being extremely unwilling to spend money
partisan
showing too much support for one person, group, or idea, especially without considering it carefully
patent
an official right to be the only person to make, use, or sell a product or an invention; a document that proves this
pathology
1.[uncountable] the scientific study of diseases; 2.[countable] an aspect of someone's behavior that is extreme and unreasonable and that they cannot control
pathos
(in writing, speech, and plays) the power of a performance, description, etc. to produce feelings of sadness and sympathy
pellucid
extremely clear