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Overview of noun papilla

The noun papilla has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. papilla

((botany) a tiny outgrowth on the surface of a petal or leaf)

2. papilla

(a small nipple-shaped protuberance concerned with taste, touch, or smell; "the papillae of the tongue")

3. papilla

(a small projection of tissue at the base of a hair or tooth or feather) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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