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Related to Pectinately: Pectinate muscles, pectinate ligament
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.
Having projections resembling the teeth of a comb; comblike.
1. Combed; comb-shaped.
2. In fungi, used to describe a particular type of branching hyphae in cultures of dermatophytes.
pectinateHaving teeth like a comb.
pectinate(of plant structures) with comblike lobes.
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).
the comb-like trabeculae of the corneo-iridial angle.
see pectinate line.