Labrums
Labrum La"brum, n.; pl. L. {Labra}, E. {Labrums}. [L.] 1. A lip or edge, as of a basin. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) An organ in insects and crustaceans covering the upper part of the mouth, and serving as an upper lip. See Illust. of {Hymenoptera}. (b) The external margin of the aperture of a shell. See {Univalve}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Labra — Labrum La brum, n.; pl. L. {Labra}, E. {Labrums}. [L.] 1. A lip or edge, as of a basin. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) An organ in insects and crustaceans covering the upper part of the mouth, and serving as an upper lip. See Illust. of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Labrum — La brum, n.; pl. L. {Labra}, E. {Labrums}. [L.] 1. A lip or edge, as of a basin. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) An organ in insects and crustaceans covering the upper part of the mouth, and serving as an upper lip. See Illust. of {Hymenoptera} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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