Pat'e

Pat\'e

Pa`t['e]"\, a. (Her.) See Patt['e].
Webster's Revised

Pat\'e

Pa`t['e]"\, n. [F. p[^a]t['e].]

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. [R.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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