Pectiniform
Pectiniform \Pec*tin"i*form\ (p[e^]k*t[icrn]"[i^]*f[^o]rm), a. Comblike in form. [1913 Webster]

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  • pectiniform — pectinifórm adj. m., pl. pectinifórmi; f. sg. pectinifórmă, pl. pectinifórme Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  PECTINIFÓRM, Ă adj. (despre organe vegetale) dispus ca dinţii unui pieptene. (< lat …   Dicționar Român

  • pectiniform — adjective Having the form of a comb; pectinate …   Wiktionary

  • pectiniform — SYN: pectinate (1). * * * pec·tin·i·form (pek tinґĭ form) comb shaped …   Medical dictionary

  • pectiniform — shaped like a comb Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • pectiniform — pec·tini·form …   English syllables

  • pectiniform — pekˈtinəˌfȯrm, ˈpektən adjective Etymology: Latin pectin , pecten comb + English iform more at pectinate 1. : pectinate 2. [pectin + form] : resembling a scallop shell …   Useful english dictionary

  • pectiniform septum — pec·tin·i·form septum pek tin i .fȯrm n a pectinate band of connective tissue extending between the corpora cavernosa of the penis or the clitoris …   Medical dictionary

  • pectiniform septum — noun : a fibrous septum between the corpora cavernosa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Septum — A word borrowed from the Latin "saeptum" meaning a "dividing wall or enclosure." * * * 1. [TA] A thin wall dividing two cavities or masses of softer tissue. See septal area, transparent s.. 2. In fungi, a wall; usually a cross …   Medical dictionary

  • Conodont — Conodonts Temporal range: 495–199.6 Ma …   Wikipedia

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