Chiloma

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Chiloma (Zoöl) The tumid upper lip of certain mammals, as of a camel.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n chiloma In zoology, the upper lip or muzzle of a quadruped, when tumid and continued uninterruptedly from the nostril, as in the camel.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. lip, fr. lip. See -oma