labium

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la·bi·um

noun \ˈlā-bē-əm\
plural la·bia \-ə\

Definition of LABIUM

1
:  any of the folds at the margin of the vulva — compare labia majora, labia minora
2
:  the lower lip of a labiate corolla
3
a :  a lower mouthpart of an insect that is formed by the second pair of maxillae united in the middle line
b :  a liplike part of various invertebrates

Origin of LABIUM

New Latin, from Latin, lip — more at lip
First Known Use: 1634

la·bi·um

noun \ˈlā-bē-əm\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural la·bia \-ə\

Medical Definition of LABIUM

1
: any of the folds at the margin of the vulva—compare labia majora, labia minora
2
: a lower mouthpart of an insect that is formed by the second pair of maxillae united in the midline

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