bearing papillae

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • papilliferous — adjective furnished or covered with papillae …   Wiktionary

  • papilliferous — Provided with papillae. [papilla + L. fero, to bear] * * * pap·il·lif·er·ous (pap″ĭ lifґər əs) papillate …   Medical dictionary

  • papilliferous — pap·il·lif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • papilliferous — |papə|lif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: New Latin papillifer (from papill + Latin ifer) + English ous : bearing papillae …   Useful english dictionary

  • papilla — noun A nipple like anatomical structure. See Also: papillar, papillary, papillate, papillectomy, papilliferous, papilloma, papillomatous …   Wiktionary

  • papillary hidradenoma — hidradenoma papilliferum a usually solitary, firm, nodular, and well circumscribed adenoma originating in the apocrine sweat glands and occurring in the vulva or anal region in adult women; it is characterized by a central cystic space into which …   Medical dictionary

  • Bearing and Carrying — The following table is a relatively complete listing of words relating to the bearing, exuding, carrying, emitting, or containing of things by other things. Note that almost all of them end in ferous or gerous (from the Latin ferre and gerere,… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • papill- — combining form or papillo Etymology: French papill , from Latin papilla nipple more at pap 1. : papilla papilliferous papilliform …   Useful english dictionary

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