Harelipped
Harelip Hare"lip` (h[^a]r"l[i^]p`), n. A lip, commonly the upper one, having a fissure of perpendicular division like that of a hare. -- {Hare"lipped`} (-l[i^]pt`), a. [1913 Webster]

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