bilabiate

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bi·la·bi·ate

 (bī-lā′bē-ĭt, -āt′)
adj.
Having two lips or liplike parts, as in the flowers of many plants in the mint family.

bilabiate

(baɪˈleɪbɪˌeɪt; -ɪt)
adj
(Botany) botany divided into two lips: the snapdragon has a bilabiate corolla.

bi•la•bi•ate

(baɪˈleɪ bi ɪt, -ˌeɪt)

adj.
Bot. having two lips, as the corolla of some flowers.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bilabiate - having two lipsbilabiate - having two lips; "the corolla of a snapdragon is bilabiate"
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
lipped - having a lip or lips; "a lipped bowl"; "a virgin purest lipped"- John Keats