antelabium

noun
an·​te·​la·​bi·​um
plural antelabia

Definition of antelabium

: the exterior or protruding margin of a lip

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First Known Use of antelabium

circa 1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for antelabium

New Latin, from ante- + Latin labium lip

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The first known use of antelabium was circa 1829

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“Antelabium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antelabium. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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