Resembling or characteristic of a teat.

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  • mamelonated — Having rounded, teatlike elevations; nodulated. [Fr. mamelon, nipple] …   Medical dictionary

  • nipple — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. dug, mammilla, pap[illa], teat; tit. See convexity, body. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. mammilla, papilla, areola, mammary, mammary gland, dug, teat, tit, teatlike object, breast, udder, pacifier …   English dictionary for students

  • nipple — [nip′əl] n. [earlier neble, prob. dim. of NEB] 1. the small protuberance on a breast or udder through which, in the female, the milk passes in suckling the young; teat 2. an artificial teatlike part, as of rubber, in the cap of a baby s nursing… …   English World dictionary

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