pallial definition

  • adjective:
    • regarding the cerebral cortex.
    • Relating to the mantle of a mollusk, brachiopod, or bird.
    • Of, regarding, or generated by a mantle, especially toward mantle of mollusks.
    • Of, or associated with, the pallium
    • Of or pertaining to a mantle, specifically toward mantle of mollusks; generated by the mantle. See Illust. of bivalve.
  • others:
    • Of or related to a mantle or pallium.
    • especially, in conchology, related to the pallium or mantle of a mollusk.
    • concerning the pallium or cerebral cortex.

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