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mammillation

 [mam″ĭ-la´shun]
1. the condition of being mammillated.
2. a nipple-like elevation or projection.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mam·mil·la·tion

(mam'i-lā'shŭn),
1. A nipple-like projection.
2. The condition of being mamillated.
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mammillation

(1) A rounded mound of breast-like tissue.
(2) A nipple-like protrusion.
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mam·mil·la·tion

(mam'i-lā'shŭn)
1. A nipplelike projection.
2. The condition of being mammillated.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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