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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The lower lip of an insect that is formed by the second pair of maxillae united in the middle line.

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  • The outer folds of skin, called the labia majora, are thick and covered with hair.
  • Called the labia and can usually be eliminated via washing this area with soap and water.
  • The instructions on how to do that were very detailed and intense, and used the word "labia" several times.
  • But this seems to be a mistake, for the seventeenth century anatomists certainly used the name "labia" for these parts. for more
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