• Definition for "labiate"
  • Sentence for "labiate"
    • Whereas the flowers of the labiate
    • View More
  • Same Context for "labiate"

labiate definition

  • adjective:
    • Having lips or liplike parts.
    • Botany Having or characterizing plants with all the corolla split into two liplike components, like in the snapdragon.
    • Botany Of or from the mint family Labiatae.
    • having lips or liplike parts
    • obtaining the corolla split into two liplike components
    • of, or from the mint household (Labiatae).
    • getting the limb of a tubular corolla or calyx divided into two unequal components, one projecting throughout the other such as the lips of a mouth, like in the snapdragon, sage, and catnip.
    • owned by an all natural order of flowers (Labiatæ), that the mint, sage, and catnip are examples. These are generally mostly fragrant natural herbs.
    • having mouth or parts that resemble lips
  • noun:
    • A plant belonging to the Labiatae.
    • a plant of mint family members (Labiatae)
    • A plant of this order Labiatæ.
    • A plant of the natural order Labiatæ.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To labialize.
  • others:
    • Lipped; having components which are formed or arranged like lips.
200 votes

How would you define labiate?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!