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pial

[ pahy-uhl, pee- ]
/ ˈpaɪ əl, ˈpi- /
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adjective
of or relating to the pia mater.
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Origin of pial

First recorded in 1885–90; pi(a mater) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM pial

sub·pi·al, adjective
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