[pin-yool] /ˈpɪn yul/
Botany. a secondary pinna, one of the pinnately disposed divisions of a bipinnate leaf.
a metal plate with a small hole in it, used as a sight in a quadrant.
noun (pl) pinnules, pinnulae (ˈpɪnjʊˌliː)
any of the lobes of a leaflet of a pinnate compound leaf, which is itself pinnately divided
(zoology) any feather-like part, such as any of the arms of a sea lily
Any of the smaller leaflets into which each leaflet of a bipinnately compound leaf is subdivided. The leaves of many ferns are divided into pinnules.
/ˈpɪnɪ/ noun (pl) -nies 1. a child’s or informal name for pinafore (sense 1)
noun 1. an oak, Quercus palustris, characterized by the pyramidal manner of growth of its branches and deeply pinnatifid leaves.
[pi-noh-kee-oh] /pɪˈnoʊ kiˌoʊ/ noun 1. the hero of Carlo Collodi’s children’s story, The Adventures of Pinocchio (1883), a wooden puppet who comes to life as a boy and whose nose grows longer whenever he tells a lie.
/ˈpiːnəˌʃeɪ/ noun 1. Augusto (auˈɣusto). 1915-2006, Chilean general and statesman; president of Chile (1974–90) following his overthrow of Allende (1973): charged (2001) with murder and kidnapping but found unfit to stand trial