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mamilla

(mæˈmɪlə) or

mammilla

n, pl -lae (-liː)
1. (Anatomy) a nipple or teat
2. (Zoology) a nipple or teat
3. any nipple-shaped part or prominence
[C17: from Latin, diminutive of mamma breast]
ˈmamillary, ˈmammillary adj
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mamilla - the small projection of a mammary glandmamilla - 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
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Al-Quds reported the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Muhammad Hussein warning against Israeli persistent desecration of the ancient Palestinian Muslim cemetery of Ma'man Allah (Mamilla) in Jerusalem.
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Israelis have also destroyed "(https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/campaign-protect-mamilla-cemetery-jerusalem) significant portions " of other Islamic cemeteries such as the Mamilla Cemetary, which dates back to the 7th century.
CAIRO, Aug 10 (KUNA) -- The Arab League on Monday condemned Israel for building a nightclub on the historical Mamilla Cemetery in Jerusalem.
As Arabs throng to Jerusalem, they shop at the Arab shuk and even at stores in Jewish areas of the city; the Mamilla Mall, for example, which is right next to the Old City, is very popular with Arabs.
"Her message was to educate Arab women and girls," Sister Hortance Nakhleh said, sitting in the church of the Mamilla Monastery, below a large poster imploring their founder to "pray for us".