Definition of Pater, Walter in English:

Pater, Walter

Line breaks: Wal¦ter Pater
Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪtə
 
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( 1839–94), English essayist and critic; full name Walter Horatio Pater. His Studies in the History of the Renaissance (1873) had a major impact on the development of the Aesthetic Movement.

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