Pate

Definition of Pate

a.1.(Her.) See Patté.
n.1.A pie. See Patty.
2.(Fort.) 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.
1.The head of a person; the top, or crown, of the head.
His mischief shall return upon his own head, and his violent dealing shall come down upon his own pate.
- Ps. vii. 16.
Fat paunches have lean pate.
- Shak.
2.The skin of a calf's head.

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Danish pastry, French pastry, baklava, bean, belfry, blintz, brain, brow, chocolate eclair, chump, cream puff, crown, dome, dowdy, eclair, encephalon, gray matter, head, headpiece, noddle, noggin, noodle, organ of thought, pandowdy, pastry, pasty, patisserie, patty, patty-shell, pie, poll, puff, quiche, ridge, rosette, sconce, seat of thought, sensation, sensorium, sensory, strudel, tart, timbale, tipsy cake, trifle, turnover, vol-au-vent
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