Mammilloid Mam"mil*loid, a. [Mammilla + -oid.] Like a mammilla or nipple; mammilliform. [1913 Webster]

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  • Mammillary — Mam mil*la*ry, a. [Cf. F. mammilaire. See {Mammilla}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the mammilla, or nipple, or to the breast; resembling a mammilla; mammilloid. [1913 Webster] 2. (Min.) Composed of convex convex concretions, somewhat resembling the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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