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Palet

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Palet (Bot) Same as Palea.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n palet Same as palea, 1, and in more common use by botanists.
    • n palet See pallet.
    • n palet A Middle English form of palate.
    • n palet See palette.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Palea

Usage

In literature:

When Lucien reached the steps by the Palet Gate, he felt the influence of his native air, his misfortunes no longer weighed upon him.
"Eve and David" by Honore de Balzac
Le Palet is thus described by a French author, in the history of the Province.
"A Visit to the Monastery of La Trappe in 1817" by W.D. Fellowes
Palet usually 2-nerved or 2-keeled, enclosed or partly covered by the glume.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
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In news:

Paletes, irresistible Mexican popsicles made with agua or crema, in a rainbow of exotic flavors.
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