labiate

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

labiate (comparative more labiate, superlative most labiate)

  1. Having lips or liplike parts.
  2. (botany, of flowers such as the snapdragon) Having the corolla divided into two liplike parts.
  3. (botany) of, or belonging to the mint family (Labiatae, now Lamiaceae).

Noun[edit]

labiate (plural labiates)

  1. (botany) A plant of the mint family (Labiatae)

Verb[edit]

labiate (third-person singular simple present labiates, present participle labiating, simple past and past participle labiated)

  1. To labialize.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Brewer to this entry?)

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

labiate

  1. feminine plural of labiato