bilabial








adjective

  1. produced with the lips close together or touching: the lips touch at one phase of the production of the bilabial consonants p, b, and m; they do not for the bilabial w.

noun

  1. a bilabial speech sound.

adjective

  1. of, relating to, or denoting a speech sound articulated using both lips( p ) is a bilabial stop, ( w ) a bilabial semivowel

noun

  1. a bilabial speech sound
adj.

1857, from bi- + labial. Alternative bilabiate is attested from 1794.

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