articulated with the lower lip touching the upper front teeth, as f or v, or, rarely, with the upper lip touching the lower front teeth.
a labiodental speech sound.
Origin of labiodental
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pronounced by bringing the bottom lip into contact or near contact with the upper teeth, as for the fricative (f) in English fat, puff
a labiodental consonant
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Relating to the lips and teeth.
Articulated with the lower lip and upper teeth, as the sounds (f) and (v).
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