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English definition of “bilabial”


adjective     /ˌbaɪˈleɪ.bi.əl/ specialized
(of a sound) made using both lips: "P" is a bilabial consonant.Phonology and phonetics
(Definition of bilabial adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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