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pectĭno , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a. pecten, comb, card, heckle.
I. Lit.: “caudae setas,App. M. 6, p. 185, 18.—
II. Transf., to harrow: “segetem,Plin. 18, 21, 50, § 186.— Hence, pectĭnātus , a, um, P. a., combed, i. e. sloped two ways like a comb: “pectenatum (so, not written pectinatum) tectum dicitur a similitudine pectinis in duas partes devexum, ut testudinatum in quatuor,Fest. p. 212 and 213 Müll.
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