pia

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pia (uncountable)

  1. (anatomy) The pia mater, the innermost of the meninges that protect the brain and spinal cord
    • 2009 January 25, Denis Campbell, “Kian, 4, needs a miracle. He's in the right place”:
      One screen in the theatre relays live colour pictures of Harkness and his colleague Tiernan Byrnes's progress, cutting and pushing through first the dura, then the arachnoid and finally the pia, the thin, spider's web-type membranes that cover the brain itself.

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Comanche[edit]

Noun[edit]

pia

  1. mother

Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pia (plural piaj, accusative singular pian, accusative plural piajn)

  1. pious

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *pia, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, compare Indonesian rumbia

Noun[edit]

pia

  1. Polynesian arrowroot
  2. starch

Etymology 2[edit]

English beer

Noun[edit]

pia

  1. beer

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from piál.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pia (plural piák)

  1. (slang) booze, drink, grog, liquor

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pia

  1. feminine form of pio

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pia

  1. nominative feminine singular of pius
  2. nominative neuter plural of pius
  3. accusative neuter plural of pius
  4. vocative feminine singular of pius
  5. nominative neuter plural of pius

piā

  1. ablative feminine singular of pius

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

pia f (plural pias)

  1. sink
  2. basin

Swahili[edit]

Adverb[edit]

pia

  1. all