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pater

noun, chiefly British

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  1. a male human parent <Pater had promised to pay for military school after third form> Synonyms dad, daddy, old man, pa, papa (also poppa), father [chiefly British], pop, sireRelated Words paterfamilias, patriarch; father figure, father image; stepfather


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