"pate" Definition

  1. a. See Patte.
  2. n. A pie. See Patty.
  3. n. A kind of platform with a parapet, usually of an oval form, and generally erected in marshy grounds to cover a gate of a fortified place.
  4. n. The head of a person; the top, or crown, of the head.
  5. n. The skin of a calf's head.

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Position in dictionary: 71624 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "pate": 31
Words that end with "pate": 35
Words that contain "pate": 97
Next words in dictionary: pated, patee, patefaction, patela, patella
Previous words in dictionary: patchy, patchwork, patchouly, patchouli, patchingly

English Dictionary Definition of pate

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