cleanse the palate

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Definition of cleanse the palate

: to clean and refresh the mouth between different parts of a meal Sorbet is sometimes served between courses to cleanse the palate.

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“Cleanse the palate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cleanse%20the%20palate. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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