mamila
mamila(
mah
-
mee
-
lah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (rubber sucking device)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. nipple
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El bebé chupaba la mamila del biberón demasiado fuerte porque no salía bien la leche.The baby was sucking the nipple on the bottle too hard because the milk wasn't flowing properly.
b. teat (United Kingdom)
La mamila de goma imita el tacto del pezón real.The rubber teat imitates the feel of a real nipple.
2. (baby bottle)
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
a. bottle
El bebé no se terminó la mamila y por eso ahora tiene hambre.The baby didn't drink the whole bottle and so he is hungry now.
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