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pectinate

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Pronunciation

Adjective

pectinate (not comparable)

Positive
pectinate

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Resembling a comb.
  2. Having segments which are greatly lengthened to one side.
    The beetle's antennae had a pectinate shape.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) striate


Noun

Singular
pectinate

Plural
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  1. (chemistry) An ester or salt formed of pectinic acid.

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