Definition of Pelorian
1. peloria [adj] - See also: peloria
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pelorian
pelorian (current term)
Literary usage of Pelorian
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report of the Rugby School Natural History Society by Rugby School Natural History Society (1868)
"On returning home I found that several of my specimens deviated from the ordinary form, and moreover did not exhibit the normal pelorian five-spurred form ..."
2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1822)
"... the eastern tracts included between Cape 'Passero and five pelorian range. particular, M. . ..."
3. The Port Folio by Joseph Dennie (1806)
"... the epic poem) to stuff his ears with wax, and lie himself to the mast, while he the pelorian island of politi- ' See the prospectus. cal disquisition. ..."