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labiate


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Labiate  \La"bi*ate\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  plant  of  the  order  {Labiat[ae]}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Labiate  \La"bi*ate\,  v.  t. 
  To  labialize.  --Brewer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Labiate  \La"bi*ate\,  a.  [NL.  labiatus  fr  L.  labium  lip.] 
  (Bot.) 
  a  Having  the  limb  of  a  tubular  corolla  or  calyx  divided 
  into  two  unequal  parts  one  projecting  over  the  other 
  like  the  lips  of  a  mouth,  as  in  the  snapdragon,  sage,  and 
  catnip. 
  b  Belonging  to  a  natural  order  of  plants  ({Labiat[ae]}),  of 
  which  the  mint,  sage,  and  catnip  are  examples.  They  are 
  mostly  aromatic  herbs. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  labiate 
  adj  :  having  lips  or  parts  that  resemble  lips  [syn:  {liplike}] 




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