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Ramose

Branched.

Eg. The ramose coral reefs looked beautiful underwater.

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Mamilla

The nipple of a woman’s breast.

Eg. The young woman had her breast and mamilla reconstructed through plastic surgery.

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Tatty

Worn and shabby; inferior; tawdry.

Eg. Her front room had tatty upholstered furniture.

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Pott’s fracture

Fracture of the lower end of the fibula usually with dislocation of the ankle, named after Sir Percival Pott, English surgeon 1713-38.

Eg. Uncle John slipped and fell and suffered a Pott’s fracture.

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Secondo

[music] The second or lower part in a duet especially in a piano duet.

Eg. Ramesh excelled playing the secondo in the concert.