Labium vs Lingua - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between labium and lingua

is that labium is (anatomy) a liplike structure; especially one of the two pairs of folds of skin either side of the vulva while lingua is (zoology) a tongue.

labium

English

Noun

(labia)
  • (anatomy) A liplike structure; especially one of the two pairs of folds of skin either side of the vulva.
  • (botany) The lip of a labiate corolla.
  • (music) The lip against which pressured air is driven in a flue pipe in an organ.
  • Derived terms

    * labia majora * labia minora

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    lingua

    English

    Noun

    (linguae)
  • (zoology) A tongue.
  • (zoology) A median process of the labium, at the underside of the mouth in insects, and serving as a tongue.
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