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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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135 [i4r]: Vestiva dunque questa elioida nympha el virgineo et divo corpusculo di subtilissimo panno di verde seta textile.
Colonna, 1980, 1:139 [i6r]: La bellissima nympha ad Poliphilo perventa, cum una facola nella sinistra manu gerula et cum la soluta presolo, lo invita cum essa andare, et quivi Poliphilo incomincia, piu da dolce amore della elegante damigella concalfacto, gli senrimenti infiammarsene.
In 2008 one of these Le Bassin aux Nymphas, sold at Christie's auction house for almost pounds 41m.
This month Nymphas - Water Lilies - a fabulously desirable painting by the great artist appears at auction in London and is part of one of the most exciting art auctions of the year.
Nymphas (pictured below) to be offered at Christie's is the largest of nine surviving pictures he painted in 1906.
Nymphas EF, Adeniyi MO, Ogolo EO and EO Oladiran Lightning Signature as an Index for the Determination of the Beginning of Planting Season in Nigeria.
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.
She feasts her eyes on them, but "sometimes even she gets fed up with watching them and quits": "Ipsa nonnunquam saginatior abeo, si quando viderim illos [LANGUAGE NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], dum inter nymphas vnaquaeque hoc sibi videtur diis propior quo caudam longiorem trahit.