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patera

(pat -ĕ-ră) (plural: paterae) An irregular saucerlike volcanic structure with scalloped edges. The word is used in the approved name of such a surface feature on a planet or satellite.

Patera

A representation of a flat round or oval disk found in friezes.

patera

[pə′ter·ə]
(astronomy)
A shallow crater with complex scalloped edges, which occurs on Mars but has not been observed on any other planet.

patera

architectural paterae
A roundel, often decorated with leaves, petals, or the like; sometimes used as a decorative element, such as on a corner block. Also See rosette.
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After blasting out three opponents to win the British lightweight title outright in record time, Ritson was a huge fanfavourite in the North East and came into the Patera fight largely expected to win, having been labelled the 'Geordie Golovkin'.
Lewis Ritson lands a punch against Francesco Patera last October
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Nili Patera is a dune field on Mars that is located on top of a lava bed where an ancient volcano called the Nili Patera caldera of Syrtis Major used to be.
Patera looked stronger in the later stages and all three judges scored the fight 116-112 - two to Patera, one to Ritson.
Patera is around 1.70m tall, slightly overweight with short white hair.
"Today, things are evolving, the patisseries are becoming trendy spots and the pastry chefs are real celebrities," Patera asserts.
La diffusion, cette semaine, de sequences d'une video sur une collision au large des Iles Canaries d'une vedette de vigilance maritime de la garde civile espagnole avec une embarcation de fortune (patera) bourree d'immigres marocains a relance le debat sur l'immigration vers l'Espagne.
The researchers detected the ripples in Nili Patera moving as much as several meters over 105 Earth days.
The study examined images taken in 2007 and 2010 of the Nili Patera sand dune field located near the Martian equator.
"As EoACAy.ma' is the national brand [for Morocco], we decided to go for EoACAy.com'," said Julien Patera, one of the four founders.