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a combining form meaning “lip,” used in the formation of compound words:
Origin of labio-
combining form representing Latin labium Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for labio-


combining form
relating to or formed by the lips and (another organ or part): labiodental
Word Origin
from Latin labium lip
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Word Origin and History for labio-

word-forming element in medical use, taken as a comb. form of Latin labium "lip" (see lip (n.)).

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labio- in Medicine

labio- pref.
Labial: labiodental.

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