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bilabial

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adjective bi·la·bi·al \(ˌ)bī-ˈlā-bē-əl\

Definition of bilabial

of a consonant

  1. :  produced with both lips



Origin and Etymology of bilabial

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1878


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bilabial

noun bi·la·bi·al

Simple Definition of bilabial

  • linguistics : a sound made by using both lips

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bilabial

  1. :  a bilabial consonant

Examples of bilabial in a sentence

  1. English bilabials such as and .



1829

First Known Use of bilabial

1829


Medical Dictionary

bilabial

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adjective bi·la·bi·al \(ˈ)bī-ˈlā-bē-əl\

Medical Definition of bilabial

  1. :  of or relating to both lips




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of bilabial


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