pectinal definition

  • noun:
    • A fish whose bones resemble the teeth of a comb.
    • A fish whoever bones resemble brush teeth.
    • A sawfish that has teeth projecting from each part of an elongated rostrum, together with eyes directed upward. See Pristis.
  • adjective:
    • Of or related to a comb; resembling a comb.
  • others:
    • Comb-like; regarding a pecten or pectination; pectineal.

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