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Definition of the adjective labiate
What does labiate mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: -
Alternative definition of the adjective labiate
- having lips or liplike parts
- [botany, of flowers such as the snapdragon] having the corolla divided into two liplike parts
- [botany] of, or belonging to the mint family (Labiatae).
Definition of the noun labiate
What does labiate mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: labiates
- [botany] a plant of the mint family (Labiatae)
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by John Henry Clarke
American Pennyroyal (the British " Pennyroyal " is Mentha pulegium, also a Labiate). N. 0, Labiate. Tincture of whole fresh plant. Clinical. — Amenorrhoea. Dysmenon hoea. Leucorrhoca. Characteristics. — Both the American and the British ...
Explaining the Difficult Terms by John Quincy
Labiate; and this either with one Lip only, as in the Acanthum and Scordium ; or with ...
On comparing the two continents, we find in general in the new world, under the equatorial zone, fewer Cyperaceae and Rubiaceae, but more Composite ; under the temperate zone, fewer Labiate and Cruciferae, and more Composite, ...
In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers: Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson
A monopetalous difform flower is likewise further divided into, first, semifistular, whose upper part resembles a pipe cut off obliquely, as in the arilostochia: 2d, labiate; and this either with one lip only, as in the acanthum and scordium, or with ...
Lexicon Physico-medicum (1794)
Or, A New Medicinal Dictionary. Explaining the Difficult Terms Used in the Several Branches of the Profession ... by John Quincy
labiate; and this either with one lip only, as in the acanthium and ...
by George Watt
81 ,- LABIATE ...
Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould
Labiate (Ja'-be-at) [labium, a lip]. In biology, lipped. Shaped like, or functioning as , a lip. L. Plants, the Labiatae, or mintworts; an order of square-stemmed plants, mostly herbs, with aromatic properties, many of the species being highly charged ...
Flora's Dictionary (1833)
by Elizabeth Washington Wirt
Labiate, having an upper and lower lip, as in flowers of the class Didynamia. Lamina, the border, the upper part, broad or spreading part of a petal, in distinction from its claw. Lanceolate, shaped like a lance, oblong, ...
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Scrabble value of L1A1B3I1A1T1E1
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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