mammillary


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mam·mil·lar·y

(mam'i-lār'ē), [TA] Avoid the misspelling mammilary.
Relating to or shaped like a nipple.
Synonym(s): mammillare [TA]

mammillary

Shaped like a nipple; nipple-like.

mam·mil·lar·y

(mam'i-lar-ē) [TA]
Relating to or shaped like a nipple.
Synonym(s): mammillare.

mammillary

pertaining to or resembling a teat or breast.
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Impairment of spontaneous alternation behavior in sequential test procedures following mammillary body lesions in mice: Evidence for time-dependent interference-related memory deficits.
Mammillary body and cerebellar shrinkage in chronic alcoholics: An MRI and neuropsychological study.
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