mammoplasia etymology

English word mammoplasia comes from English mammo-, English mamma

Detailed word origin of mammoplasia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mammo- English (eng) (biology, medicine) relating to the mammary organs (mammary glands, breasts, udders, and dugs).
mamma English (eng) (anatomy) The milk-secreting organ of female humans and other mammals which includes the mammary gland and the nipple or teat; a breast; an udder. (plural: mammae). (meteorology) an accessory cloud like a mammary in appearance, which can form on the underside of most cloud genera.
mammoplasia English (eng)

Words with the same origin as mammoplasia

Descendants of mammo-
Descendants of mamma
-mar- mammectomy mammiform mammilla mammiplasia mammitis mammogenesis mammogram mammography mammose mammotomy mammotroph