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mammary glands

noun as in breast

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noun as in chest

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There is a long history of the mammary glands as comedy fodder.

But the world wants to define me by my mammary glands and melanin.

The opaque whitish liquid, secreted by the mammary glands of female mammals for the nourishment of their young, is known as milk.

Thus it is that over-use, in sports and games, of the muscles of shoulder and chest, occasions atrophy of mammary glands.

Udder, ud′ėr, n. the mammary glands of various animals, esp.

Thus the mammary glands were still functioning at that date; they appeared well developed.

A functional condition of the mammary glands in men is known as gynaekomasty.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mammary glands, such as: bosom, chest, nipple, bust, front, and mammilla.

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