mammary

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mammary

[′mam·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the mamma, or breast.
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The heightened sensitivity during this time period is attributed to the formation of the mammary bud and initial branching that occurs during late pregnancy.
The researchers found that, at birth, the density of mammary buds was significantly increased in BPA-exposed monkeys, and the overall development of the mammary gland was more advanced compared to unexposed monkeys.