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mammary

[mam-uh-ree] /ˈmæm ə ri/
adjective, Anatomy, Zoology
1.
of or pertaining to the mamma or breast.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; mamm(a)2 + -ary
Related forms
intermammary, adjective
postmammary, adjective
submammary, adjective
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Word Origin and History for postmammary

mammary

adj.

1680s, from French mammaire (18c.), from Latin mamma "breast," probably from the child's word for "mother" (see mamma).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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postmammary in Medicine

mammary mam·ma·ry (mām'ə-rē)
adj.
Of or relating to a breast or mamma.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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