Mammillary meaning

Resembling a breast or nipple in shape or form.
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Pertaining to the nipples.
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(geology, speleology) A carbonate coating formed through the precipitation of calcium carbonate onto existing rock below the water surface in cave pools.
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(anatomy) A mammillary body, one of a pair of small round bodies, located on the undersurface of the brain, that form part of the limbic system.
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Origin of mammillary

  • From Middle French mamillaire, or its source, Late Latin mamillaris.

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