pileous gland n.
A sebaceous gland emptying into a hair follicle.
[pahyl] /paɪl/ noun 1. an assemblage of things laid or lying one upon the other: a pile of papers; a pile of bricks. 2. Informal. a large number, quantity, or amount of anything: a pile of work. 3. a heap of wood on which a dead body, a living person, or a sacrifice is burned; […]
- Pile shoe
noun 1. an iron casting shaped to a point and fitted to a lower end of a wooden or concrete pile Also called shoe
[pahy-lee-uh m, pil-ee-] /ˈpaɪ li əm, ˈpɪl i-/ noun, plural pilea [pahy-lee-uh, pil-ee-uh] /ˈpaɪ li ə, ˈpɪl i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. the top of the head of a bird, from the base of the bill to the nape. /ˈpaɪlɪəm; ˈpɪl-/ noun (pl) -lea (-lɪə) 1. the top of a bird’s head from the base […]
[pahyl-uhp] /ˈpaɪlˌʌp/ noun 1. a massive collision of several or many moving vehicles. 2. an accumulation, as of work, chores, or bills. 3. a rough or disorderly falling of people upon one another, as in a football game. noun A wreck, esp one involving a number of cars: 6-car, end-to-end pile-up on the New Jersey […]