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- n. the practice of wearing labrets
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The practice of wearing labrets.
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They included labretifery, tattooing the chin of adult women, certain uses of masks, a certain style of conventionalizing natural objects, the use of conventional signs as hieroglyphics, a peculiar facility in carving wood and stone, a similarity of angular designs on their pottery and basketry, and of artistic representations connected with their common religious or mythological ideas.