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pilei Explained

pilei at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {pileus}

Pilei at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Pileus \Pi"le*us\, n.; pl. {Pilei}. [L., a felt cap.]
1. (Rom. Antiq.) A kind of skull cap of felt.

2. (Bot.) The expanded upper portion of many of the fungi.
See {Mushroom}.

3. (Zo["o]l.) The top of the head of a bird, from the bill to
the nape.

pilei at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a fruiting structure resembling an umbrella that forms the
top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom [syn: {cap}]
[also: {pilei} (pl)]

See {pileus}

pilei at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » pīlei



pilei {{m}}
  • Inter: plural of » pileo|lang=it

  • Translation: fr » pilei
    Translation: no » pilei
    Translation: pt » pilei

    pīlei at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » pilei



    Inter: head » lv|noun form|g=f
  • Inter: lv-inflection of » pīle|dat|s

  • Translation: it » pīlei