Pectin Synonyms & Definitions

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• PectinDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) One of a series of carbohydrates, commonly called vegetable jelly, found very widely distributed in the vegetable kingdom, especially in ripe fleshy fruits, as apples, cranberries, etc. It is extracted as variously colored, translucent substances, which are soluble in hot water but become viscous on cooling.

• PectinatedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Having very narrow, close divisions, in arrangement and regularity resembling those of a comb; comblike; as, a pectinate leaf; pectinated muscles. See Illust. (e) of Antennae.
  2. (a.) Resembling the teeth of a comb.
  3. (a.) Interlaced, like two combs.

• PectinalDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A fish whose bone/ resemble comb teeth.
  2. (a.) Of or pertaining to a comb; resembling a comb.