Definition of pattée in English:

pattée

Line breaks: pat¦tée
Pronunciation: /ˈpateɪ
 
, -ti/
(also patée)

adjective

[postpositive] Heraldry
  • (Of a cross) having almost triangular arms, very narrow at the centre and broadening to squared ends: a cross pattée
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    • And the heater shields would not be decorated with a yellow patée cross on a red field.

Origin

late 15th century: from French, from patte 'paw'.

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