Labiate meaning

lābē-ĭt, -āt
Having lips or liplike parts.
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A plant belonging to the mint family.
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Formed or functioning like a lip.
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Having a lip or lips; lipped.
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A plant of the mint family.
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Having lips or liplike parts.
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A plant belonging to the mint family.
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Having lips or liplike parts.
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(botany, of flowers such as the snapdragon) Having the corolla divided into two liplike parts.
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(botany) Of, or belonging to the mint family (Labiatae, now Lamiaceae).
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(botany) A plant of the mint family (Labiatae)
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Origin of labiate

  • Latin labium lip labium –ate Adj., sense 2b, and noun, from New Latin Labiātae family name from Latin labium

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition