Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

pallial

[pal-ee-uh l] /ˈpæl i əl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the mantle of a mollusk.
2.
of or relating to the cerebral cortex.
Origin of pallial
1830-1840
First recorded in 1830-40; palli(um) + -al1
Related forms
subpallial, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for pallial
Historical Examples
pallial in Medicine

pallial pal·li·al (pāl'ē-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the cerebral cortex.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for pallial

Word Value for pallial

9
13
Scrabble Words With Friends