bilabial

adjective
bi·​la·​bi·​al | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈlā-bē-əl How to pronounce bilabial (audio) \

Definition of bilabial

 (Entry 1 of 2)

of a consonant
: produced with both lips

bilabial

noun

Definition of bilabial (Entry 2 of 2)

: a bilabial consonant

Examples of bilabial in a Sentence

Noun

English bilabials such as and .

First Known Use of bilabial

Adjective

1878, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1829, in the meaning defined above

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bilabial

noun

English Language Learners Definition of bilabial

linguistics : a sound made by using both lips

bilabial

adjective
bi·​la·​bi·​al | \ (ˈ)bī-ˈlā-bē-əl How to pronounce bilabial (audio) \

Medical Definition of bilabial

: of or relating to both lips

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