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pallial

[pal-ee-uh l] /ˈpæl i əl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the mantle of a mollusk.
2.
of or pertaining to the cerebral cortex.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; palli(um) + -al1
Related forms
subpallial, adjective
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  • The scars are connected by the distinct pallial line, which is parallel to the shell margin.
pallial in Medicine

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

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