pectiniform


pectiniform
shaped like a comb

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Pectiniform — Pec*tin i*form (p[e^]k*t[icrn] [i^]*f[^o]rm), a. Comblike in form. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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 — 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

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  • 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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