SYN: pineal (1). [L. pinus, pine, + forma, form]

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pin·i·form (pinґĭ-form) [L. pinea pine cone + form] conical or cone-shaped.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • piniform — adjective Having the shape of or resembling a pine cone …   Wiktionary

  • piniform — …   Useful english dictionary

  • pineal — 1. Shaped like a pine cone. SYN: piniform. 2. Pertaining to the p. body. [L. pineus, relating to the pine, pinus] * * * pi·ne·al pī nē əl, pī adj of, relating to, or being the pineal gland pineal n PINEAL GLAND …   Medical dictionary

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