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mammary gland

noun

: a gland in a woman's breast or in a female animal that produces milk

Full Definition of MAMMARY GLAND

:  any of the large compound modified sebaceous glands that in female mammals are modified to secrete milk, are situated ventrally in pairs, and usually terminate in a nipple

First Known Use of MAMMARY GLAND

1826
Medical Dictionary

mammary gland

noun

Medical Definition of MAMMARY GLAND

:  any of the large compound sebaceous glands that in female mammals are modified to secrete milk, are situated ventrally in pairs, and usually terminate in a nipple

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