Definition of “pecten” - English Dictionary

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“pecten” in British English

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pectennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpek.tən/ us /ˈpek.tən/ plural pectines specialized

any part of the body that is like a comb (= a long object with a row of thin, narrow parts for making the hair neat)

(Definition of “pecten” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)