Definition of Labium in English :

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Labium meaning in English

Meaning of Labium in English

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1. labium

a liplike structure that bounds a bodily orifice (especially any of the four labiate folds of a woman's vulva)

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noun plural -bia (-bɪə)
a lip or liplike structure
any one of the four lip-shaped folds of the female vulva
labia majora, labia minora
the fused pair of appendages forming the lower lip of insects
the lower lip of the corolla of labiate flowers

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nounWord forms: plural ˈlabia (ˈleɪbiə ; lāˈbēə)
a lip or liplike organ
; esp.,
the lower, liplike part of the corolla of certain flowers
the lower lip of an insect, formed by the fusion of the second maxillae

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n. pl. la·bi·a (-bē-ə)
1. Anatomy Any of four folds of tissue of the female external genitals.
2. Zoology
a. A liplike structure, such as that forming the floor of the mouth of certain invertebrates, especially insects.
b. The inner margin of the opening of a gastropod shell.
3. Botany One of the liplike divisions of a bilabiate corolla.

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