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mamillated Saltos de línea: mam|il¦lated
Pronunciación: /ˈmamɪleɪtɪd/
(also mammillated)

Definición de mamillated en inglés:


1Covered with rounded protuberances.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • There are three scales of excrement, mammillated areas and larger and smaller ellipsoids.
  • The egg has a thick, mammillated outer shell that contributes to the parasite's resistance.
  • The tubercles are mammillated and the surrounding areas apparently are granulated.
1.1(Of a mineral) mamillary.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • This would point to the mammillated appearance being caused by a certain amount of attrition on the rough, pointed, matrix gold.


Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The outer surface of two parts yield numerous mamillate protrusions, which are larger and sparser on the calyx than those on the stalk.
  • Near the apex the free walls project in rounded or mammillate form but later collapse, leaving the firm lateral walls in position.
  • The leaf blades are stiff, glaucous to gray with strongly mammillate margins.


Mid 18th century: from mamilla + the adjectival suffix -ated.

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