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teat

 (tēt, tĭt)
n.
A nipple of the mammary gland; a mamilla.

[Middle English tete, from Old French, of Germanic origin.]

teat′ed adj.

teat

(tiːt)
n
1. (Anatomy)
a. the nipple of a mammary gland
b. (in cows, etc) any of the projections from the udder through which milk is discharged. See nipple
2. something resembling a teat in shape or function, such as the rubber mouthpiece of a feeding bottle
[C13: from Old French tete, of Germanic origin; compare Old English titt, Middle High German zitze]

teat

(tit, tɪt)

n.
1. the protuberance on the breast or udder in female mammals, through which the milk ducts discharge; nipple.
2. something resembling a teat.
[1250–1300; Middle English tete < Old French < Germanic; see tit2]

teat

(tēt, tĭt)
A projection near the center of the mammary gland of most female mammals that contains the outlets of the milk ducts.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.teat - the small projection of a mammary glandteat - the small projection of a mammary gland
reproductive organ, sex organ - any organ involved in sexual reproduction
mammary gland, mamma - milk-secreting organ of female mammals
Translations
حَلَمَة الثَّدي
bradavkastruk
dievorte
nännitutti
geirvarta
tešmuo
pups
bröstvårtatuta
meme başı

teat

[tiːt] N [of bottle] → tetina f; [of animal] → teta f

teat

[ˈtiːt] ntétine f

teat

n (of animal)Zitze f; (of woman)Brustwarze f; (Brit, on baby’s bottle) → (Gummi)sauger m

teat

[tiːt] n (of bottle) → tettarella; (of animal) → capezzolo

teat

(tiːt) noun
the part of a female animal's breast or udder through which milk passes to the young; the nipple.

teat

n. tetilla.
1. glándula mamaria;
2. pezón.

teat

n pezón m, teta; [Note: teta, like teat, is a veterinary term that can be offensive when applied to people.]
References in periodicals archive ?
Nodular proliferation of the mucosa was also present at teat cistern.
Cellular infiltration mainly was observed in different areas of mammary tissues such as in teat cistern lining, gland cistern and deep parenchyma.
Teat fistula is an abnormal opening or a passage between the teat cistern and the teat surface through which the milk flows out in lactating animals.