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impaste

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verb im·paste \im-ˈpāst\

Definition of impaste

obsolete

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make into a paste or crust



Origin and Etymology of impaste

Italian impastare, from in- (from Latin) + pasta paste, from Late Latin


First Known Use: 1576


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