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mamilla

US mammilla

noun plural -lae (-liː)
  1. a nipple or teat
  2. any nipple-shaped part or prominence
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Derived Formsmamillary or US mammillary, adjective

Word Origin

C17: from Latin, diminutive of mamma breast
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mamilla

(mă-mĭlə)
n. pl. ma•mil•lae (-mĭlē)
  1. A small rounded elevation resembling the female breast.
  2. nipple