Definition of Papillar

1. a. Same as Papillose.

Definition of Papillar

1. Adjective. having the properties or appearance of a papilla ¹

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Definition of Papillar

1. papilla [adj] - See also: papilla

Lexicographical Neighbors of Papillar

papilla mammae
papilla nervi optici
papilla of Vater
papilla of breast
papilla parotidea
papilla pili
papilla renalis
papilla vallata
papillae conicae
papillae dermis
papillae filiformes
papillae foliatae
papillae fungiformes
papillae of corium
papillar (current term)
papillary adenocarcinoma
papillary adenoma of large intestine
papillary carcinoma
papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum
papillary cystic adenoma
papillary ducts
papillary foramina of kidney
papillary layer
papillary muscle
papillary muscle dysfunction
papillary muscle syndrome
papillary muscles

Literary usage of Papillar

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal (1836)
"While the membrane is attached to the subjacent structure, its surface presents a faintly papillar aspect; on gently detaching it with the handle of a ..."

2. Medicinisch-chirurgische Rundschau (1874)
"... Exspiration: papillar am oberen Rande der 6., axillar auf der 7. Rippe. ... werden bei tiefster Inspiration wohl in der papillar- und ..."

3. The Fertilisation of Flowers by Hermann Müller (1883)
"wither and shrivel up, the styles rise up, and spread outwards turning their papillar surfaces upwards, and curving their ends, also papillar, outwards and ..."

4. The Fertilisation of Flowers by Hermann Müller, Charles Darwin (1883)
"Immediately after the flower opens, the first anther begins to dehisce, and the stigmas still stand erect with their papillar sides turned inwards; ..."

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