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mammilla

 [mah-mil´ah] (pl. mamil´lae)
1. nipple (def. 1).
2. papilla. adj., adj mam´millary.
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mam·mil·la

, pl.

mam·mil·lae

(mă-mil'ă, mă-mil'ē),
1. A small rounded elevation resembling the female breast.
2. Synonym(s): nipple
[L. nipple]
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mammilla

(mă-mĭl′ə)
n. pl. mam·millae (-mĭl′ē)
1. A nipple or teat.
2. A nipple-shaped protuberance.

mam′mil·lar′y (măm′ə-lĕr′ē) adj.
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mam·mil·la

, pl. mammillae (mă-mil'ă, ē)
1. A small rounded elevation resembling the female breast.
2. Synonym(s): nipple.
[L. nipple]
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