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Noun, plural pectines

1. A body structure or organ resembling a comb, as the ridged part of the eyelid of reptiles and birds. (

2. A body part that resembles a comb; especially : a folded vascular pigmented membrane projecting into the vitreous body in the eye of a bird or reptile. (

3. A scallop of the genus Pecten. (

4. A bivalve mollusc. (

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