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taste

EN[teɪst] [-eɪst]
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WTaste
  • Taste, gustatory perception, or gustation is the sensory impression of food or other substances on the tongue and is one of the five traditional senses.
  • Taste is the sensation produced when a substance in the mouth reacts chemically with taste receptor cells located on taste buds.
  • The tongue is covered with thousands of small bumps called papillae, which are visible to the naked eye. Within each papilla are hundreds of taste buds. The exception to this is the filiform papillae that do not contain taste buds.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Intransitive verbs
            • Transitive verbs
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          1. en tastes
          2. en tasted
          3. en tasteful
          4. en tasteless
          5. en taster
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          Meaning of taste for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "taste" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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          Definiteness: Level 9
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