pectinid

1 of 2

adjective

pec·​ti·​nid
ˈpektənə̇d
: of or relating to the Pectinidae

pectinid

2 of 2

noun

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plural -s
: a mollusk of the family Pectinidae : scallop

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Etymology

Adjective

New Latin Pectinidae

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“Pectinid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pectinid. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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