[pel-i-kee] /ˈpɛl ɪˌki/
noun, plural pelikai
[pel-i-kahy] /ˈpɛl ɪˌkaɪ/ (Show IPA). Greek and Roman Antiquity.
a storage jar with two handles extending from the lip to the shoulder, characterized by an oval body that is wider at the base than at the neck and rests on a foot.
[pee-lee-uh n; Greek pee-lee-awn] /ˈpi li ən; Greek ˈpi li ɔn/ noun 1. Mount, a mountain near the E coast of Greece, in Thessaly. 5252 feet (1600 meters). Idioms 2. pile / heap Pelion on Ossa, /ˈpiːlɪən/ noun 1. a mountain in NE Greece, in E Thessaly. In Greek mythology it was the home of […]
peliosis pe·li·o·sis (pē’lē-ō’sĭs, pěl’ē-) n. See purpura.
- Peliosis hepatis
peliosis hepatis peliosis hep·a·tis (hěp’ə-tĭs) n. The presence of blood-filled cavities in the liver.
[puh-lees] /pəˈlis/ noun 1. an outer garment lined or trimmed with fur. 2. a woman’s long cloak with slits for the arms. /pɛˈliːs/ noun 1. a fur-trimmed cloak 2. a high-waisted loose coat, usually fur-trimmed, worn esp by women in the early 19th century