mammotomy mam·mot·o·my (mā-mŏt’ə-mē)
[mam-yuh-luh] /ˈmæm yə lə/ noun, plural mammulae [mam-yuh-lee] /ˈmæm yəˌli/ (Show IPA). Zoology. 1. a small nipplelike process or protuberance.
mammotropic mam·mo·trop·ic (mām’ə-trŏp’ĭk, -trō’pĭk) or mam·mo·troph·ic (-trŏf’ĭk, -trō’fĭk) adj. Having a stimulating effect upon the development, growth, or function of the mammary glands.
[mam-ee] /ˈmæm i/ noun, plural mammies. 1. Informal. 1 . 2. Disparaging and Offensive. (formerly in the southern U.S.) a black woman engaged as a nurse to white children or as a servant to a white family. /ˈmæmɪ/ noun (pl) -mies 1. a child’s word for mother1 2. (mainly Southern US) a Black woman employed […]
noun, Nautical Slang. 1. a slinglike device for raising or lowering passengers to and from ships anchored away from the shore in a heavy swell.