a combining form meaning “hair,” used in the formation of compound words:
- Pilot study
noun 1. a small-scale experiment or set of observations undertaken to decide how and whether to launch a full-scale project
plural noun, Nautical. 1. waters in which the services of a pilot are available or required by law.
[pahy-luh t-weed] /ˈpaɪ lətˌwid/ noun 1. the compass plant, Silphium laciniatum.
noun 1. a small, common whale, Globicephala sieboldii, of tropical and temperate seas, having a bulbous head. noun 1. any of several black toothed whales of the genus Globicephala, such as G. melaena, that occur in all seas except polar seas: family Delphinidae Also called black whale, blackfish