pastiness
noun see pasty II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pastiness — [pās′tē nis] n. a pasty state or quality …   English World dictionary

  • pastiness — /pay stee nis/, n. the quality of being pasty. [1600 10; PASTY1 + NESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • pastiness — noun The condition of being pasty; pallor …   Wiktionary

  • pastiness — Synonyms and related words: adhesiveness, anemia, ashiness, bloodlessness, cadaverousness, chloranemia, clabbering, clamminess, clotting, coagulation, colloidality, curdling, deathly hue, deathly pallor, dimness, doughiness, dullness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pastiness — past·i·ness || peɪstɪnɪs n. stickiness, adhesiveness; doughiness, having the qualities of dough …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pastiness — past·i·ness …   English syllables

  • pastiness — See: pasty …   English dictionary

  • pastiness — /ˈpeɪstinəs/ (say paysteenuhs) noun pasty quality. {past(y)1 + i 2 + ness} …   Australian English dictionary

  • pastiness — ˈpāstēnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being pasty …   Useful english dictionary

  • pasty — I. noun (plural pasties) Etymology: Middle English pastee, from Anglo French pasté, from paste dough, paste Date: 13th century 1. a meat pie 2. turnover 5 II. adjective (pastier; est …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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