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the protuberance on the breast or udder in female mammals, except the monotremes, through which the milk ducts discharge; nipple or mammilla.
something resembling a teat.

the nipple of a mammary gland
(in cows, etc) any of the projections from the udder through which milk is discharged See nipple

something resembling a teat in shape or function, such as the rubber mouthpiece of a feeding bottle

teat (tēt, tĭt)

See nipple.

The female breast; mamma.

A papilla.

(tēt, tĭt)
A small projection near the center of the mammary gland of many female mammals that contains the outlet of the milk ducts. Each teat contains a single milk duct, while nipples each contain more than one.


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