[pal-ee-uh l]

Origin of pallial

First recorded in 1830–40; palli(um) + -al1
Related formssub·pal·li·al, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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pallial in Medicine


  1. Of or relating to the cerebral cortex.
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