Mammiform
Mammiform \Mam"mi*form\, a. [Mamma breast + -form: cf. F. mammiforme.] Having the form of a mamma (breast) or mamm[ae]. [1913 Webster]

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  • mammiform — adjective Shaped like a breast …   Wiktionary

  • mammiform — Resembling a breast; breast shaped. SYN: mammose (1). [L. mamma, breast, + forma, form] * * * mam·mi·form mam ə .fȯrm adj having the form of a breast or nipple: MAMMILLARY * * * mam·mi·form (mamґĭ form) [mammo + form] shaped like a breast …   Medical dictionary

  • mammiform — shaped like a breast Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • mammiform — adj. shaped like a mamma or breast …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mammiform — mam·mi·form …   English syllables

  • mammiform — ˈmaməˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: Latin mamma breast + English iform : having the form of a breast or nipple : mammillary …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Laccolite — Lac co*lite, Laccolith Lac co*lith, n. [Gr. ? a cistern + lite, lith.] (Geol.) A mass of igneous rock intruded between sedimentary beds and resulting in a mammiform bulging of the overlying strata. {Lac co*lit ic}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Laccolith — Laccolite Lac co*lite, Laccolith Lac co*lith, n. [Gr. ? a cistern + lite, lith.] (Geol.) A mass of igneous rock intruded between sedimentary beds and resulting in a mammiform bulging of the overlying strata. {Lac co*lit ic}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Laccolitic — Laccolite Lac co*lite, Laccolith Lac co*lith, n. [Gr. ? a cistern + lite, lith.] (Geol.) A mass of igneous rock intruded between sedimentary beds and resulting in a mammiform bulging of the overlying strata. {Lac co*lit ic}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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