harelip


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hare·lip

 (hâr′lĭp′)
n.
Often Offensive Cleft lip.

hare′lipped′ adj.

harelip

(ˈhɛəˌlɪp)
n
(Pathology) a congenital cleft or fissure in the midline of the upper lip, resembling the cleft upper lip of a hare, often occurring with cleft palate. Preferred form cleft lip
ˈhareˌlipped adj

hare•lip

(ˈhɛərˌlɪp)

n.
usage: cleft lip is the usual term for this condition. harelip is perceived as offensive by those who have the condition (because it refers to the cleft lip of a hare), but the term is often used in a neutral manner by others.
n.
Offensive. cleft lip.
[1560–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.harelip - a congenital cleft in the middle of the upper lip
Translations
hareskaar
huulihalkio
labium leporinum

harelip

[ˈhɛəˈlɪp] Nlabio m leporino

harelip

hare lip [ˌhɛərˈlɪp] nbec-de-lièvre m

harelip

[ˌhɛəˈlɪp] nlabbro leporino

hare·lip

n. labio leporino, deformidad congénita a nivel del labio superior causada por falta de fusión del proceso nasal interno y el lateral maxilar;
___ suturesutura del ___.

harelip

n (vulg) labio hendido, labio leporino (fam or vulg)
References in periodicals archive ?
Fatma Al-Thalab, a specialist at the Health Ministry for obtaining a new patent from America for her invention which assists children with harelip during breast feeding.(end).
Although his harelip had been surgically repaired, the residual scars and speech impediment made Leobrera a magnet of unwanted attention and an object of derision.
The PGB will celebrate the 40th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week by holding a forum on psoriasis on July 17, 2018 at the Francisco Balagtas Hall, Hiyas ng Bulacan Convention Center in this city; joining the regional NDPR week celebration on July 20, 2018 at Marquee Mall, Angeles City, Pampanga; holding a cultural and variety show entitled "Basta Bulakenyo, Kahit may K, OK" on July 21, 2018 at SM City Baliwag; and having two batches of operation for patients with harelip and cleft palate on July 24 to 25, 2018 at Baliwag District Hospital.
A case series of 22 OF patients found that, on vaginal exam, 40% of patients had a normal cervix, 23% had cervical erosion, 18% had only a cervical dimple, 14% had a nonidentifiable cervix (because it was bound to the pubic symphysis), and 5% had a "harelip" defect of the anterior cervix.
"Amerasian mixed ancestry was represented as a type of physical disability, categorized among those with 'harelip, deformity, prematurity, mental illness, and heart disease.'" Id.
He has performed countless surgeries on indigent patients with deformities, from harelip to hernia, and with afflictions like cancer in the rural areas-all for free.
Bohn, "Dental anomalies in harelip and cleft palate," Acta Odontologica Scandinavica, vol.
11 Oldfield MC.: Some observations of the causes and treatment of harelip and cleft palate based on the treatment of 1,041 patients.
Common affections of oro-nasal cavity include oro-nasal fistula, harelip, cleft palate, neoplasms, traumatic injuries etc in various animal species.
John Mark Hicks is professor of theology in the Harelip School of Theology at Lipscomb University, Nashville, Tennessee (USA).