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Meaning of TEAT

Pronunciation:  teet

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the small projection of a mammary gland
 

TEAT is a 4 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: mamilla, mammilla, nipple, pap, tit
 
 See Also: mamma, mammary gland, reproductive organ, sex organ

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Teat\, n. [OE. tete, titte, AS. tit, titt; akin to LG. &
OD. titte, D. tet, G. zitze: cf. F. tette, probably of
Teutonic origin.]
1. The protuberance through which milk is drawn from the
   udder or breast of a mammal; a nipple; a pap; a mammilla;
   a dug; a tit.

2. (Mach.) A small protuberance or nozzle resembling the teat
   of an animal.

 

 

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