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These geodes, on breaking, often present a mammillary surface.
It occurs in mammillary rounded masses, with a fibrous structure, and a dull metallic lustre.Geology|James Geikie
Much haematite occurs in a compact or massive form, often mammillary, and presenting on fracture a fibrous structure.
A considerable number of the prehistoric dress-fasteners, known as mammillary fibulæ, have been discovered in Ireland.Jewellery|H. Clifford Smith,
These are of a circular and mammillary form: they are strewed thickly, like little islets, approximating to each other.Remarks on some fossil impressions in the sandstone rocks of Connecticut River|John Collins Warren