Pectinal Pec"ti*nal, n. A fish whose bone? resemble comb teeth. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pectinal — Pec ti*nal, a. [L. pecten comb. See {Pectinate}.] Of or pertaining to a comb; resembling a comb. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pectinal — pec·ti·nal …   English syllables

  • pectinal — ˈpektənəl adjective Etymology: Late Latin pectinalis, from Latin pectin , pecten comb, pubic bone + alis al more at pectinate 1. : pectineal 2. obsolete : of, relating to, or resembling a comb …   Useful english dictionary

  • pectinate — 1. adjective /ˈpɛktəneɪt/ a) Resembling a comb. The beetles antennae had a pectinate shape. b) Having segments which are greatly lengthened to one side. 2. noun /ˈpɛktəneɪt/ An ester or …   Wiktionary

  • Mesobuthus eupeus — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Ananteris palmari — Ananteris palmari …   Wikipédia en Français

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