cleft lip(redirected from cleft lips)
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A congenital deformity characterized by a vertical cleft or pair of clefts in the upper lip, with or without involvement of the palate.
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(Pathology) a congenital split in the upper lip, often associated with a cleft palate
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a congenital defect of the upper lip in which a longitudinal fissure extends into one or both nostrils.
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|Noun||1.||cleft lip - a congenital cleft in the middle of the upper lip|
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