mammary

adjective mam·ma·ry \ ˈma-mə-rē \

Definition of mammary

: of, relating to, lying near, or affecting the mammae

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First Known Use of mammary

1615


MAMMARY Defined for English Language Learners

mammary

adjective

Definition of mammary for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to the breasts


Medical Dictionary

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mammary

adjective mam·ma·ry \ ˈmam-ə-rē \

medical Definition of mammary

: of, relating to, lying near, or affecting the mammae

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mammary

noun

medical Definition of mammary

plural mammaries

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