papilla

Latin, meaning: teat, breast, nipple
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papilla

A hump or swelling. (Pl. papillae.)
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papilla

[n] - a small nipple-shaped protuberance concerned with taste, touch, or smell 2. [n] - a small projection of tissue at the base of a hair or tooth or feather
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papilla

(1) A projection occurring in various animal tissues and organs. (2) A small blunt hair on plants.
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Papilla

Pa·pil'la noun ; plural Papillæ . [ Latin , a nipple, pimple.] Any minute nipplelike projection; as, the papillæ of the tongue.
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papilla

1. <anatomy> A projection occurring in various animal tissues and organs. ... 2. <botany> A small blunt hair on plants. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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papilla

noun a small projection of tissue at the base of a hair or tooth or feather
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papilla

noun (botany) a tiny outgrowth on the surface of a petal or leaf
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papilla

(pә-pil´ә) a small, nipple-shaped projection or elevation. adj., pap´illary.
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Papilla

• (n.) Any minute nipplelike projection; as, the papillae of the tongue.
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Papilla

A nipple-like structure deposited beneath the cell wall on the inside of a cell being attacked by a fungus, apparently serving as a defense mechanism against infection.
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papilla

papilla (s), papillae (pl) 1. A projection occurring in various animal tissues and organs. 2. A small blunt hair on plants. 3. Any small, nipplelike process or projection. 4. One of certain small protuberances concerned with the senses of touch, taste, and smell; such as, the papillae of the tongue. 5. A small vascular process at the ro...
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Papilla

[fish anatomy] The papilla, in certain kinds of fish, particularly rays, sharks, and catfish, are small lumps of dermal tissue found in the mouth, where they are `distributed uniformly on the tongue, palate, and pharynx`. They `project slightly above the surrounding multi-layered epithelium`, and the taste buds of the fish are `situated alo
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papilla

minute, pimple-like process. pl. papillae.
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Papilla

The interdental papilla are the small projections of fleshy tissue between the teeth in the dental arch. These protruding portions of gingeva can often be pulled away from the tooth quite easily, as when cleaning the teeth, resulting in mild bleeding.
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papilla

Type: Term Pronunciation: pă-pil′ă, -pil′ē Definitions: 1. Any small, nipplelike process. Synonyms: teat3
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papilla

Latin = nipple or teat; adjective - papillary.
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Papilla

The small root area at the base of hair, which receives the nutrients from the follicle needed for hair growth.
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Papilla

A small blunt projection arising from a flat surface. (pl. papillae)
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Papilla

A small fleshy projection.
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papilla

a small protuberance on the surface of an organ being an extension of one epidermal cell. pl. papillae. adj. papillose. cf. muricate
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Papilla

A small projecting body part similar to a nipple in form.
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Papilla

small wart like glands or nodes
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Papilla

small wart like glands or nodes
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papilla

nipple-like projection
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