Definitions for labiateˈleɪ bi ɪt, -ˌeɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

la•bi•ateˈleɪ bi ɪt, -ˌeɪt(adj.)

  1. having parts that are shaped or arranged like lips; lipped.

  2. pertaining or belonging to the mint family.

    Category: Botany

  3. (n.)a labiate plant.

    Category: Plants

Origin of labiate:

1700–10; < NL

Princeton's WordNet

  1. labiate, liplike(adj)

    having lips or parts that resemble lips

Wiktionary

  1. labiate(Noun)

    a plant of the mint family (Labiatae)

  2. labiate(Adjective)

    having lips or liplike parts

  3. labiate(Adjective)

    having the corolla divided into two liplike parts

  4. labiate(Adjective)

    of, or belonging to the mint family (Labiatae).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Labiate(verb)

    to labialize

  2. Labiate(adj)

    having the limb of a tubular corolla or calyx divided into two unequal parts, one projecting over the other like the lips of a mouth, as in the snapdragon, sage, and catnip

  3. Labiate(adj)

    belonging to a natural order of plants (Labiatae), of which the mint, sage, and catnip are examples. They are mostly aromatic herbs

  4. Labiate(noun)

    a plant of the order Labiatae

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