pineal

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adjective pi·ne·al \ˈpī-nē-əl, pī-ˈnē-\

Definition of pineal

  1. :  of, relating to, or secreted by the pineal gland a pineal tumor the pineal hormone melatonin

Origin and Etymology of pineal

French pinéal, from Middle French, from Latin pinea pinecone, from feminine of pineus of pine, from pinus


First Known Use: 1681


Medical Dictionary

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pineal

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adjective pi·ne·al \ˈpī-nē-əl, pī-ˈ\

Medical Definition of pineal

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the pineal gland


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pineal

noun pi·ne·al

Medical Definition of pineal


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