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labium

1. a lip or liplike structure
2. any one of the four lip-shaped folds of the female vulva
3. the fused pair of appendages forming the lower lip of insects
4. the lower lip of the corolla of labiate flowers

labium

[′lā·bē·əm]
(biology)
A liplike structure.
The lower lip, as of a labiate corolla or of an insect.
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34) Encolpe suppose qu'elle n'aurait pas poursuivi Hylas contre la volonte d'Hercule (Hylan Nympha praedata temperasset amori suo, si venturum ad interdictum Herculem credidisset).
Underwater identification and comparison: Feia nympha resembles a very small pale Gobiopsis or Callogobius in having of papillose ridges on the head but is distinguished from both genera by presence of two rows of papillae on the chin which converge together posteriorly to form a V or \ / structure.
Hoare en Stourhead (Wiltshire) una copia en plomo, esmaltada en blanco, de la propia obra del Vaticano, instalandola en una fuente en forma de gruta e inscribiendo al lado una traduccion inglesa del poema "Huius Nympha loci".
52) We know that Prisca and Aquila hosted house churches in Ephesus (1 Cor 16:19) and Rome (Rom 16:3-5), while Nympha hosted one in Laodicea (Col 4:15) and Philemon one in Colossae (Philemon 2).
Atque aliquam cupidus praedatur Oreada Faunus, Consulit in trepidos dum sibi nympha pedes, I amque latet, latitansque cupit male tecta videri, Et fugit, et fugiens pervelit ipsa capi.
Virgil apparently wrote: "hic iuvenem in latebris aversum a lumine Nympha / collocat, ipsa procul nebulis obscura resistit" (4.
Nympha Byrne, an Innu from Davis Inlet who worked with social services for over 10 years, says public education is needed to deal with social problems that are getting worse.
According to Nympha Meindel, CIO, Kingsbrook, "We were extremely pleased with SCI's rapid installation process.
Leading the new association are Ed Andaya of People's Tonight (president), Dennis Eroa of Bandera (VP Internal), Maribeth 'Beth' Repizo of Pilipino Star Ngayon (VP External), Nympha Manio-Ang of Bulgar (treasurer), Mae Balbuena of Pang-Masa (auditor) and Edwin Rollon of Balita (secretary).
DA Bicol senior science research specialist Nympha Autos said that at present there are 48 cassava varieties that were accredited by the Regional Varietal Improvement Group on Rootcrops from Visayas State University, University of the Philippines-Los Baos and other plant breeding institutions and stations of the Department of Agriculture.
Because the memorial of Christ's supper could not take place in the temple or the synagogue, it had to be celebrated in private houses and we know the names of women who were heads of those "house churches": Appiah in Colossae was one, Nympha in Laodicea, Lydia in Thyatira and Phoebe in Cenchraea were others.