patere by Cook Islands Maori Database | Apr 12, 2013 | Dictionary: Buse, Taringa, Moekaa | 0 comments (-a, -ia). Slice off; skim, strip or peel off (with knife). E patere i te pakiri kia ma meitaki. Slice all the bark right off; E patere i te pakiri o te nita ka kai ei. Peel the pawpaw before you eat it. [pa-, tere.] Related to patere Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.