Definitions for meningeal-dʒi əl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word meningeal

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

me•nin•gesmɪˈnɪn dʒiz; ˈmi nɪŋks(•ninx

  1. the three membranes covering the brain and spinal cord.

    Category: Anatomy

    Ref: Compare arachnoid (def. 4), 6 dura mater , pia mater.

Origin of meninges:

1610–20; < NL < Gk mḗninges, pl. of mêninx membrane

me•nin′ge•al-dʒi əl(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. meningeal(adj)

    relating to the meninges


  1. meningeal(Adjective)

    Relating to the meninges.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Meningeal(adj)

    of or pertaining to the meninges


Find a translation for the meningeal definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these meningeal definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"meningeal." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 26 Nov. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for meningeal?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for meningeal: