Definition: 'Lips Of Mouth'
lips of mouthType: Term
1. fleshy folds with skin externally and oral mucosa internally that surround the oval fissure and form the anterior walls of the oral vestibule; with the enclosed orbicularis oris and various dilator muscles, the lips constitute the cranial sphincter of the alimentary tract.
Synonyms: labia oris
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