noun, plural la·bel·la [luh-bel-uh]. /ləˈbɛl ə/. Botany.
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Origin of labellum
OTHER WORDS FROM labellumla·bel·loid, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for labellum
And then, Labella, does not the good Book command us to do good to those who hate us, and to love our enemies?'A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral|John Dunloe Carteret
Distiproboscis: the outer third of the proboscis in Muscid flies, bearing the labella.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
It consists of three joints, the last of which is formed by the liplets (Labella).An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)|William Kirby
Orchids are very subject to an increase in the number of their labella.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters