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- adj. Shaped like a papilla.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Shaped like a papilla; mammilliform.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the form of a papilla; shaped like or resembling a papilla; mammilliform.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. shaped like a papilla
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The middle layer, thicker and more transparent, forms a homogeneous membrana propria, and presents on its internal surface, especially in the semicircular ducts, numerous papilliform projections, which, on the addition of acetic acid, exhibit an appearance of longitudinal fibrillation.
The body is pyriform, broadly truncate on the anterior end, in the middle of which rises a papilliform process (Schnabel).