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pectous

[pek-tuh s] /ˈpɛk təs/
adjective, Biochemistry
1.
of, relating to, or consisting of pectin or protopectin.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; pect- (representing pectic, pectin, pectose) + -ous
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