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pectinate

 [pek´tĭ-nāt]
comb-shaped.

pec·ti·nate

(pek'ti-nāt),
1. Combed; comb-shaped. Synonym(s): pectiniform
2. mycology a particular type of branching hyphae in cultures of dermatophytes.

pectinate

/pec·ti·nate/ (pek´tĭ-nāt) comb-shaped.

pectinate

(pĕk′tə-nāt′) also

pectinated

(-nā′tĭd)
adj.
Having projections resembling the teeth of a comb; comblike.

pec′ti·na′tion n.

pec·ti·nate

(pek'ti-nāt)
1. Combed; comb-shaped.
Synonym(s): pectiniform.
2. In fungi, used to describe a particular type of branching hyphae in cultures of dermatophytes.

pectinate

Having teeth like a comb.

pectinate

(of plant structures) with comblike lobes.

pectinate

comb-shaped.

imperforate pectinate ligament
a cause of primary glaucoma; considered to be an inherited defect in a number of breeds of dogs. See also pectinate ligament (below).
pectinate ligament
the comb-like trabeculae of the corneo-iridial angle.
pectinate line
see pectinate line.
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Hind inner tibial spur pectinate with 7-9 teeth longer than wide and rounded at the tip.
Hair and pectinate chaetae very numerous (6-11 and 6-12, respectively, in the preclitellar dorsal bundles); the pectinates with very distinct, thick intermediate denticles.
In other words, it is assumed that a pectinate fusion of RP with RA occurs.
6 times length of paraglossae; 5) paraglossae with three rows of pectinate setae; 6) labial palpi with a moderate distomedial projection; 7) posterior margin of abdominal terga with rounded spines.
0 times longer than posterior notopleural seta; katepisternal seta 1+2(3); costal spine longer than crossvein r-m, anterior surface with a row of pectinate short spines, longest one equal to length of crossvein r-m; calypters brown yellow, lower one about half longer than upper one; 5th sternite protruding slightly, inner side of lateral lobe with large process on distal 1/3; distiphallus distinctly sclerotized, and pregonite without setae.
This structure contains pectinate muscles, while the walls of the atrium are smooth.
Matrix 7), ABD, or ACD results in one pectinate tree in which taxon A