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pastel

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
pastel

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dry paste used for crayon XVII; drawing in this XIX. — F. pastel, or its source It. pastello,

Reference Entry.  22 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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