noun, plural pi·lies.
Origin of pili1
noun, plural pi·li [pahy-lahy] /ˈpaɪ laɪ/. Biology.
Origin of pilus
Origin of pili-
Examples from the Web for pili
Historical Examples of pili
Paoa stood upon the little plot of pili grass as he answered her.
Chocolate is often adulterated with roasted rice and Pili nuts.
Afterward, he went back to Samoa and returned with Pili, whom he made ruler, and from whom the Kamehamehas were descended.The Spell of the Hawaiian Islands and the Philippines
To commemorate his safe landing he at once planted on the rock the pili grass he had brought with him.
The roasted Pili nut alone has a very agreeable almond taste.