[ mam-yuh-luh ]
/ ˈmæm yə lə /
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noun, plural mam·mu·lae [mam-yuh-lee]. /ˈmæm yəˌli/. Zoology.
a small nipplelike process or protuberance.
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These again had their affectionate diminutives, mammula and tatula.Roman Sepulchral Inscriptions|John Kenrick