a baglike mammary organ containing two or more glands, each with a separate teat, as in cows
Origin of udderMiddle English uddre from Old English (rare) udr, akin to German euter from Indo-European base an unverified form ?dh-, udder from source Sanskrit ?dhar, Classical Latin uber, udder
A baglike organ containing the mammary glands, characteristic of certain female mammals, such as cows, sheep, and goats.
Origin of udderMiddle English from Old English ūder ; see euə-dh-&rlowring; in Indo-European roots.
- Part of domestic milk-giving animal that expresses milk, especially cow. Also goat, sheep, yak. See mammary gland.