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nipplenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈnɪp.l̩/
the dark part of the skin which sticks out from the breast of a mammal and through which milk is supplied to the young US (UK teat) a piece of rubber or silicone for feeding a baby from a bottle
Translations of “nipple”
in Arabic حَلَمة…
in Korean 젖꼭지…
in Malaysian puting payu dara, puting…
in French mamelon, tétine…
in Turkish meme başı, meme ucu…
in Italian capezzolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 乳頭, 橡皮奶頭…
in Russian сосок…
in Polish sutek, brodawka…
in Vietnamese núm vú, đầu vú cao su…
in Spanish pezón, tetina…
in Portuguese mamilo…
in Thai หัวนม, หัวนมยาง…
in German die Brustwarze, der Flaschenschnuller…
in Catalan mugró…
in Japanese 乳首…
in Indonesian puting susu, dot…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乳头, 橡皮乳头…
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