- a fish sauce used in Filipino cookery.
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Across this court-yard, or patis as they call it, Dan, and then we're in the street.Young Glory and the Spanish Cruiser
Walter Fenton Mott
A rupini produces about ten patis, or an acre about three bushels and a half.
Each company has a large band of music, amounting to ten men, where there are six Patis or squads.
Three manas are sown on a rupini about the 1st of July, and about the 1st of November produce eight patis.
About the 1st of November two manas are sown on a rupini; and about May produce twelve patis.