Definitions for "Pallium"
A large, square, woolen cloak which enveloped the whole person, worn by the Greeks and by certain Romans. It is the Roman name of a Greek garment.
A band of white wool, worn on the shoulders, with four purple crosses worked on it; a pall.
The mantle of a bivalve. See Mantle.
the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the gray matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum
In the anatomy of animals, the pallium is a part of the brain that is the evolutionary precedent of the cerebrum.
(zoology) a protective layer of epidermis in mollusks or brachiopods that secretes a substance forming the shell