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PI’NEAL. adj.

PI'NEAL. adj.

PIā€™NEAL. adj. [pineale, Fr.] Resembling a pineapple. An epi-
thet given by Des Cartes from the form, to the gland which
he imagined the seat of the soul.
Courtiers and spaniels exactly resemble one another in the
pineal gland. Arbuthnot and Pope.