nympha

noun
nym·​pha | \ˈnim(p)fə\
plural nymphae\ -​)ˌfē \

Definition of nympha 

2 nymphae plural [ New Latin, from Latin, plural of nympha nymph ] : labia minora

3 [ New Latin, from nymphae labia minora ] : one of the thickened marginal processes behind the beak of many bivalves where the ligament is attached

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