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pastose

[pa-stohs] /pæˈstoʊs/
adjective
1.
having a heavy impasto.
Origin of pastose
1775-1785
First recorded in 1775-85, pastose is from the Italian word pastoso doughy. See paste, -ose1
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pastosity
[pa-stos-i-tee] /pæˈstɒs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
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