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Synonyms for pallium

(zoology) a protective layer of epidermis in mollusks or brachiopods that secretes a substance forming the shell

(Roman Catholic Church) vestment consisting of a band encircling the shoulders with two lappets hanging in front and back

cloak or mantle worn by men in ancient Rome

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That tradition still exists today and each archbishop and cardinal receives his pallium from the Pope and each is made by the nuns of the Benedictine order of St Cecilia in Trasteverde in Rome who have been making them for over 500 years.
The pallium is worn while taking Mass and is a sign of communion with the Pope and leadership.
5) It first deals with the pope's conferral of the pallium upon the bishops Grimo of Rouen, Abel of Rheims, and Hartbert of Sens, on Boniface's recommendation.
Pallium India is a non-government organisation established to support the enormous palliative care (PC) needs of the people in India.
Interestingly, David is shown not as an ordinary bishop but as an archbishop with a cross-staff and the ceremonial robe called the pallium - and this was 450 years before Wales officially gained its own archbishop.
Our cerebral cortex, or pallium, is a big part of what makes us human: art, literature and science would not exist had this most fascinating part of our brain not emerged in some less intelligent ancestor in prehistoric times.
An earlier version of this essay appeared in The Pallium, the magazine of Canterbury School*
For example, the narrator's description of one of the dealers in 15,4: "one of the dealers--a bald, warty-faced man, who was accustomed now and then even to act as a lawyer--went for the cloak and claimed that he would exhibit it tomorrow" (nescio quis ex cocionibus, calvus, tuberosissimae frontis, qui solebat aliquando etiam causas agere, invaserat pallium exhibiturumque crastino die affirmabat).
NEW YORK, September 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pallium Investment Management LLC ("PIM"), the company established by BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO) and industry veterans Flavio Bartmann and Conrad Voldstad, today announced that it has hired Max F.
Avoidance response in goldfish: emotional and temporal involvement of medial and lateral telencephalic pallium.
The Mass saw around half a million pilgrims gather at St Peter's Square to see the Pope installed in the ancient ceremony Wearing gold vestments over the white Papal gowns, Benedict was given the symbols of power - the Fisherman's Ring and the pallium, a stole of white wool embroidered with crosses.
In one of the most symbolic moments, Benedict was given his Fisherman's Ring and a woollen pallium or shawl - both symbols of his papal authority.
or pallium feeding on prey captured by a tow filament (Protoperidinium spp.