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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A small projecting body part similar to a nipple in form.(plural)

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun, : the papillae of the tongue
  • They are the papillae circwnvallatae ( "wall around" L).
  • At its very bottom, also, is the papillae or little mound-like elevation.
  • Beneath the vesicle the highly sensitive papillae of the skin are exposed. for more
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