mamelon

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mamelon

[′mam·ə·lən]
(biology)
Any dome-shaped protrusion or elevation.
(geology)
A small, rounded volcano which forms over a vent as a result of the slow extrusion of viscous, silicic lava.
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He entered in to the fourth house and found women hanging from their mamelons (daddehen or breasts).
Des mamelons / Couverts de duvet / Jettent / Sur les flancs ensoleilles / Des Masques violets / Que meconnait le versant / Des montagnes.
Aujourd'hui, deux de ses mamelons brulent comme ceux d'une femme aux caresses de l'aime.