Mammilliform
Mammilliform \Mam*mil"li*form\, a. [Mammilla + -form.] Having the form of a mammilla. [1913 Webster]

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  • mammilliform — Nipple shaped. [L. mamilla, nipple, + forma, form] * * * mam·mil·li·form or ma·mil·li·form mə mil ə .fȯrm, ma adj nipple shaped * * * mam·mil·li·form (mə milґĭ form) [mammilla + form] shaped like a nipple …   Medical dictionary

  • mammilliform — adj. resembling nipples, shaped like nipples …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mammilliform — mam·mil·li·form …   English syllables

  • mammilliform — məˈmiləˌfȯrm, maˈ adjective Etymology: Latin mamilla + English iform : nipple shaped …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mammilloid — Mam mil*loid, a. [Mammilla + oid.] Like a mammilla or nipple; mammilliform. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Papilliform — Pa*pil li*form, a. [Papilla + form.] Shaped like a papilla; mammilliform. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mammillation — 1. A nipple like projection. 2. The condition of being mamillated. * * * mam·mil·la·tion or mam·il·la·tion lā shən n 1) a mammillated or mammilliform protuberance 2) the condition of having nipples or protuberances resembling nipples * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • mamillary — mamillary, mamillated, mamillation, mamilliform, mamillothalamic tract var of MAMMILLARY, MAMMILLATED, MAMMILATION, MAMMILLIFORM, MAMMILLOTHALAMIC TRACT * * * mam·il·lary (mamґĭ lar″e) mammillary …   Medical dictionary

  • mamilliform — ma·mil·li·form (mə milґĭ form) mammilliform …   Medical dictionary

  • mammilla —   n. (pl. ae ) nipple.    ♦ mammilliform,    ♦ mammilloid, a. like nipple.    ♦ mammillar,    ♦ mammillary, a.    ♦ mammillate, a. having mamillae, or similar outgrowths.    ♦ mammilation, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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