What does pineal mean?

Definitions for pineal
ˈpɪn i əl, ˈpaɪ ni-, paɪˈni-pineal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pineal.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pineal(adj)

    relating to the pineal body

    "pineal hormone"

  2. pineal(adj)

    having the form of a pine cone

Wiktionary

  1. pineal(Noun)

    The pineal gland.

  2. pineal(Adjective)

    In the shape of a pine cone.

  3. pineal(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the pineal gland.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pineal(adj)

    of or pertaining to a pine cone; resembling a pine cone

  2. Origin: [L. pinea the cone of a pine, from pineus of the pine, from pinus a pine: cf. F. pinale.]

Anagrams for pineal »

  1. Nepali

  2. alpine

How to pronounce pineal?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say pineal in sign language?

  1. pineal

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pineal in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pineal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of pineal in a Sentence

  1. Krister Smith:

    It’s important to recognize that there’s nothing mystical about the pineal and parapineal organs, they can sense light and play a role in the endocrine system. However, some of the abilities conferred by the pineal are really quite extraordinary. For instance, some lower vertebrates can sense the polarization of light with the third eye and use this to orient themselves geographically.

Images & Illustrations of pineal

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Translations for pineal

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  • επιφυσικός, κωνοειδήςGreek
  • käpyrauhanen, kävynmuotoinenFinnish
  • pinealeItalian
  • אִצְטְרוּבָּלִיHebrew

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