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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A labial palp.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A labial palp or feeler of an insect or a mollusk.
  • n. In lamellibranchs, an extension of the margin on each side of the mouth into a more or less elongated structure having a grooved and ciliated surface and serving to collect, food-particles and conduct them to the mouth.


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