Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling paste.

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  • adj. resembling paste in color; pallid

Etymologies

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paste +‎ -like

Examples

  • This pastelike marinade is terrific on bone-in chicken, short ribs, all pork cuts. and boneless, skinless turkey cutlets.

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  • • Mild detergents and pastelike poultices can remove stains from countertops.

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  • Tony opened the bag, inserted his first two fingers, quickly drew the gray, pastelike glob to his mouth, and said, “You try it.”

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  • A thick layer of white pastelike soil was put on the floor and the tomb was nearly 50 feet below the surface.

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  • You might need to treat deeper-set stains with a poultice, a pastelike material that you spread over a stain and leave there for over 24 hours.

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  • To kill mature grubs this fall or next spring, combine Heterorhabditis nematodes — sold in pastelike form — with water and apply to the soil according to the package instructions.

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  • To kill mature grubs this fall or next spring, combine Heterorhabditis nematodes—sold in pastelike form—with water and apply to the soil according to the package instructions.

    Pest Patrol: How to get rid of grubs in your yard

  • For this new physical ailment, he began taking another prescribed medication, Sucralfate, which forms a pastelike substance that clings to the mucous membranes of the stomach and prevents damage from an excess of acid.

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  • It can be stopped at various intermediate degrees of isomerization, resulting in a family of pastelike waxes with melting points of 50°-140°F

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  • Water is added to give the required pastelike consistency (roughly 0.4 parts water by weight).

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