But all are nourished for a longer or shorter time by the milk secreted by the mammary gland of the mother.
The secretion of milk, if occurring in the mammary gland, is much diminished or entirely arrested.
Mam′elon, a small hillock with a rounded top; Mam′ma, the mammary gland:—pl.
mammary gland n.
Any of the milk-producing apocrine glands typically occurring in pairs in female mammals and consisting of lobes containing clusters of alveoli with a system of ducts to convey the milk to an external nipple or teat.