Noun pate has 2 senses
  1. pate - liver or meat or fowl finely minced or ground and variously seasoned
    --1 is a kind of
    spread, paste
    --1 has particulars: duck pate; foie gras, pate de foie gras
  2. pate, poll, crown - the top of the head
    --2 is a kind of top, top side, upper side, upside
    --2 is a part of human head
    --2 has particulars: tonsure