WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
la•bret  (lābret),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Anthropologyan ornament worn in a pierced hole in the lip.
  • Latin labr(um) lip + -et
  • 1855–60


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

labret /ˈleɪbrɛt/ n
  1. a piece of bone, shell, etc; inserted into the lip as an ornament by certain peoples
Etymology: 19th Century: from Latin labrum lip



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