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pallial

[ pal-ee-uhl ]
/ ˈpæl i əl /
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adjective
of or relating to the mantle of a mollusk.
of or relating to the cerebral cortex.
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Origin of pallial

First recorded in 1830–40; palli(um) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM pallial

sub·pal·li·al, adjective
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Medical definitions for pallial

pallial
[ pălē-əl ]

adj.
Of or relating to the cerebral cortex.
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