[puh-ley-shuh l] /pəˈleɪ ʃəl/
of, relating to, or resembling a :
a palatial home.
befitting or suitable for a ; stately; magnificent:
a palatial tapestry.
of, resembling, or suitable for a palace; sumptuous
1754, from French palatial “magnificent,” from Latin palatium (see palace). Related: Palatially.
[puh-lat-n-eyt, -it] /pəˈlæt nˌeɪt, -ɪt/ noun 1. the. either of two historic regions of Germany that constituted an electorate of the Holy Roman Empire: one (Lower Palatinate, or Rhine Palatinate, ) is now part of Rhineland-Palatinate and the other (Upper Palatinate, ) is now part of Bavaria. 2. a native or inhabitant of the Palatinate. […]
[pal-uh-tahyn, -tin] /ˈpæl əˌtaɪn, -tɪn/ adjective 1. having royal privileges: a count palatine. 2. of or relating to a , , or . 3. of or relating to a palace; palatial: a palatine chapel. 4. (initial capital letter) of or relating to the . noun 5. a vassal exercising royal privileges in a province; a […]
- Palatine artery
palatine artery n.
- Palatine bone
palatine bone n. An irregularly shaped bone posterior to the maxilla, which forms part of the nasal cavity, the eye socket, and the hard palate.