pectination definition

  • noun:
    • their state of being pectinated; what is pectinated.
    • The work of combing; the combing associated with the head.
    • comb-like toothing
    • The state to be pectinated; whatever is pectinated.
    • The work of combing; the combing associated with head.
    • Comblike toothing.
    • their state or condition of being pectinate.
    • whatever is pectinate; a comb-like framework; a pecten. See cut under pecten.
    • their state of being closed collectively just like the teeth of two combs.
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