mammillary

[ mam-uh-ler-ee ]
/ ˈmæm əˌlɛr i /
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adjective

of, relating to, or resembling a mammilla.

Nearby words

  1. mammiferous,
  2. mammiform,
  3. mammilla,
  4. mammillaplasty,
  5. mammillaria,
  6. mammillate,
  7. mammillitis,
  8. mammitis,
  9. mammo-,
  10. mammock

Origin of mammillary

First recorded in 1605–15; mammill(a) + -ary

Related formsin·ter·mam·mil·lar·y, adjectivepost·mam·mil·lar·y, adjective

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