papilla

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin papilla (nipple).

NounEdit

papilla (plural papillae)

  1. (anatomy) A nipple-like anatomical structure.

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FinnishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

papilla

  1. Adessive singular form of pappi.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

papilla

  1. (anatomy, botany) Alternative form of papilli.
DeclensionEdit

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

papilla f (plural papille)

  1. papilla

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From papula (pustule, pimple).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papilla f (genitive papillae); first declension

  1. nipple, teat, breast, papilla

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative papilla papillae
genitive papillae papillārum
dative papillae papillīs
accusative papillam papillās
ablative papillā papillīs
vocative papilla papillae

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

papilla f (plural papillas)

  1. baby food

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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 13:00