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Definition of Labra

Labra: The plural of labrum, a ring of fibrocartilage (fibrous cartilage) around the edge of the articular (joint) surface of a bone.

In Latin, "labrum" means "lip." The term is generally used to designate a lip, edge, or brim.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012

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