pil-

pil(o)-

 
word element [L.], hair; composed of hair.
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pil-

, pili-, pilo- [L. pilus, hair]
Prefixes meaning hair.
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References in classic literature ?
This was what slavery could do, in the way of ossifying what one may call the superior lobe of human feeling; for these pil- grims were kind-hearted people, and they would not have allowed that man to treat a horse like that.
The pil- grims were dining in the mess-room, and I took my place opposite the manager, who lifted his eyes to give me a questioning glance, which I successfully ignored.
We built him up with pil- lows in the gharry, and he made an effort to say brokenly: