palette

[n] - the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art 2. [n] - board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used
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Palette

• (n.) A thin, oval or square board, or tablet, with a thumb hole at one end for holding it, on which a painter lays and mixes his pigments. • (n.) One of the plates covering the points of junction at the bend of the shoulders and elbows. • (n.) A breastplate for a breast drill.
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palette

pallet noun the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art
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Palette

[computing] In computer graphics, a palette is either a given, finite set of colors for the management of digital images (that is, a color palette), or a small on-screen graphical element for choosing from a limited set of choices, not necessarily colors (such as a tools palette). Depending on the context (an engineer`s technical specificat...
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Palette

[freeware game] ==Gameplay== In Palette, players would help a girl, referred to as B.D., whom apparently turned amnesiac by an accident, restore her memory as a well-known psychiatrist, Dr. Shian. Players essentially control B.D. in the scenery of her memory, which constitutes a maze with rooms and passages. In exploration, there are two mo...
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Palette

[painting] A palette t, in the original sense of the word, is a rigid, flat surface on which a painter arranges and mixes paints. A palette is usually made of wood, plastic, ceramic, or other hard, inert, nonporous material, and can vary greatly in size and shape. The most commonly known type of painter`s palette is made of a thin wood boar...
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Palette

Pal'ette noun [ See Pallet a thin board.] 1. (Paint.) A thin, oval or square board, or tablet, with a thumb hole at one end for holding it, on which a painter lays and mixes his pigments. [ Written also pallet .] 2. (Anc. Armor) One of the plates covering the ...
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Palette

1. A rectangular- or oval-shaped flat surface used for mixing colors. 2. The selection of colors used by an artist.
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palette

1. A thin, oval or square board, or tablet, with a thumb hole at one end for holding it, on which a painter lays and mixes his pigments. ... Alternative forms: pallet. ... 2. One of the plates covering the points of junction at the bend of the shoulders and elbows. ... 3. <mechanics> A breastplate for a breast drill. Palette knife, a knife wi...
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Palette

1) The paint mixing and storing surface of various shapes and being made of plastic, metal, glass, ceramic, or enameled trays for watercolor. Glass, palette paper, formica, and oiled wood are used for oil painting; and glass, metal, styrofoam, and palette paper are used for acrylic painting palettes.
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Palette

1) The paint mixing and storing surface of various shapes and being made of plastic, metal, glass, ceramic, or enameled trays for watercolor. Glass, palette paper, formica, and oiled wood are used for oil painting; and glass, metal, styrofoam, and palette paper are used for acrylic painting palettes. or, 2) The selection of colors an artist chooses...
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Palette

a flat, smooth, stone used for grinding and preparing colours for paint or make-up. In prehistoric Egyptian times they were very precious and owning one showed that you were very important. They probably had religious significance.
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Palette

A palette is a thin, usually oval shaped, board or tablet, with a thumb hole at one end for holding it, on which a painter lays and mixes his pigments.
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Palette

A thumbnail of all available colours to a computer or devices (much like an artist's palette). The palette allows the user to choose which colours are available for the computer to display. The more colours the larger the data and the more processing time required to display your images. If the system uses 24-bit colour, then over 16.7 million co.....
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palette

Any surface on which paints are mixed and used, generally a portable piece of wood. By extension, the term has come to mean the range of colours favoured by a particular painter. ...
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Palette

Essential for colour-painting, an artist's palette refers to (1) The instrument the artist mixes his
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Palette

In armour, a palette was one of the plates covering the points of the junction at the bend of the shoulders and elbows.
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Palette

Limited number of colours available for a given image - typically 2 colour, 256 colour, or (24-bit). And a name often applied to floating toolbars in certain applications (e.g. Photoshop).
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palette

small plate covering the armpit joint in a suit of armour
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Palette

The range of colour characteristics of a particular model. A board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used.
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PALETTE

The surface which a painter will mix his colors. Also the range of colors used by an artist.
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Palette

this is a set of colours used for the desktop display - if the display has, say, 256 colours, the palette determines which actual physical colour is displayed on the screen for each of the colour numbers from 0 to 255
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Palette

Tool usually used by the dealer in Baccarat to move cards on the table.
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