Meaning of pili


Pronunciation: (pē-lē'), [key]
— pl. -lies.
  1. a Philippine tree, Canarium ovatum, the edible seeds of which taste like a sweet almond.
  2. Also calledthe seed of this tree.


Pronunciation: (pī'lī), [key]
— n.
  1. pl. of


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a combining form meaning “hair,” used in the formation of compound words: piliform.
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