mammillate

mammillate

[mam-uh-leyt]
adjective
having a mammilla or mammillae.
Also, mammillated.


Origin:
1820–30; < Late Latin mammillātus. See mammilla, -ate1

mammillation, noun
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mamillate, (US) mamillated, (US) mammillate or (US) mammillated (ˈmæmɪˌleɪt)
 
adj
having nipples or nipple-like protuberances
 
mamillated, (US) mamillated, (US) mammillate or (US) mammillated
 
adj
 
mammillate, (US) mamillated, (US) mammillate or (US) mammillated
 
adj
 
mammillated, (US) mamillated, (US) mammillate or (US) mammillated
 
adj

mammillate or mammillated (ˈmæmɪˌleɪt)
 
adj
the usual US spellings of mamillate and mamillated
 
mammillated or mammillated
 
adj

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mammillate mam·mil·late (mām'ə-lāt') or mam·mil·lat·ed (-lā'tĭd)
adj.

  1. Having nipples or mammillae.

  2. Shaped like a nipple or mammilla.

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