pineal


pineal

adjective

  1. resembling a pine cone in shape.
  2. of or relating to the pineal body.

adjective

  1. resembling a pine cone
  2. of or relating to the pineal gland

adj.1680s, in reference to the gland in the brain, from French pinéal, literally “like a pine cone,” from Latin pinea “pine cone,” from pinus “pine tree” (see pine (n.)). adj.

  1. Having the form of a pine cone.
  2. Of or relating to the pineal body.

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