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labium

 [la´be-um] (pl. la´bia) (L.)
lip. adj., adj la´bial.
Female external genitalia. From Applegate, 2000.
labium ma´jus (pl. la´bia majo´ra), an elongated fold in the female, one on either side of the rima pudendi.
labium mi´nus (pl. la´bia mino´ra), the small fold of skin on either side, between the labia majora and the opening of the vagina.
la´bia o´ris the lips of the mouth.

nym·pha

, pl.

nym·phae

(nim'fă, nim'fē),
One of the labia minora.
[Mod. L., fr. G. nymphē, a bride]

nympha

/nym·pha/ (nim´fah) pl. nym´phae   [Gr.] one of the labia minora pudendi.

nym·pha

, pl. nymphae (nim'fă, -fē)
One of the labia minora.
[Mod. L., fr. G. nymphē, a bride]
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17, nudato corpore Nymphas, which may well have been Valerius's inspiration here.
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145-8), recall Cicero's vela orationis and dialecticorum remis, Curtius' earliest example of his 'nautical metaphors' topos,(1) and his rejection of the pagan Sirens and Muses, Ic hate gewitan fram me tha meremen the synt sirene geciged, and eac tha Castalidas nymphas (thaet synt dunylfa) tha the wunedon on Elicona thaere dune (iii.
In 2008 one of these Le Bassin aux Nymphas sold at Christie's auction house for almost pounds 41m.
Artistic Amy Philips is to have her design for a replica of Monet's classic Le Bassin aux nymphas, or The Water Lily Pond, built in a park near her home in Burscough, Lancashire.