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Teat   /tit/   Listen

The small projection of a mammary gland.  Synonyms: mamilla, mammilla, nipple, pap, tit.

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"Teat" Quotes from Famous Books

... the bantling on the rocks, Suckle him with the she-wolf's teat; Wintered with the hawk and fox, Power and speed ...
— Essays • Ralph Waldo Emerson

... with the bodies of the cows and their grassy, milky breath. Dan, in his clean white shirt sleeves, crouched on Ned's milking stool, his head pressed to the cow's curly red and white flank. His fingers worked rhythmically down the teat and the milk squirted and hissed and pinged against the pail. Sometimes the cow swung round her white face and looked at Dan, sometimes she lashed him gently with her tail. Ned leaned against ...
— Mary Olivier: A Life • May Sinclair

... words, a teat and to bear. The hymenium is even, coriaceous, or waxy, costate, or papillose. There are a number of genera under this family but I am acquainted with only ...
— The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise - Its Habitat and its Time of Growth • M. E. Hard

Words linked to "Teat" :   nipple, reproductive organ, sex organ, mamma, mammary gland

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