lower lip

lower lip
labium inferius oris.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Lip — One of the two fleshy folds which surround the opening of the mouth. The upper lip is separated from the nose by the philtrum, the area that lies between the base of the nose and the pigmented edge (called the vermillion border or the carmine… …   Medical dictionary

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