The Alternative Czech Dictionary: paleta

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paleta
etymology 1 From French palette or Italian paletta (possibly via German Palette), ultimately from Latin pāla.{{R:Rejzek 2007|paleta¹}} pronunciation
  • /ˈpalɛta/
noun: {{cs-noun}}
  1. palette a thin board on which a painter lays and mixes colours
  2. palette the range of colors in a given work or item or body of work.
  3. (computing, graphical user interface) palette a visual selection of colours, tools, commands, etc.
  4. pallet a portable platform for transporting goods
etymology 2 From Italian boletta, a diminutive of bolla from Latin bulla.{{R:Rejzek 2007|paleta²}} pronunciation
  • /ˈpalɛta/
noun: {{cs-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) an expensive bill
  2. (colloquial, obsolete) an official voucher, certificate

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