[pi-lahf, pee-lahf] /pɪˈlɑf, ˈpi lɑf/
a Middle Eastern dish consisting of sautéed, seasoned rice steamed in bouillon, sometimes with poultry, meat or shellfish.
rice cooked in a meat or poultry broth.
oriental dish of rice boiled with meat, 1610s, from Turkish pilav, from Persian pilaw. Spelling influenced by Modern Greek pilafi, from the Turkish word.
[pahy-ler] /ˈpaɪ lər/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or covered with hair. adj. “pertaining to hair,” 1858, from Modern Latin pilaris “hairy,” from pilus “hair” (see pile (n.3)). pilar pi·lar (pī’lər) or pi·la·ry (pī’lə-rē) adj. Of, relating to, or covered with hair.
- Pilar cyst
pilar cyst n. See sebaceous cyst.
- Pilar tumor of scalp
pilar tumor of scalp n. A benign solitary tumor occurring on the scalp in elderly women.
[pi-las-terd] /pɪˈlæs tərd/ adjective 1. having, or supported by, .