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Definition of Lip bit
Lip bitLip Lip (l[i^]p), n. [OE. lippe, AS. lippa; akin to D. lip, G.
lippe, lefze, OHG. lefs, Dan. l[ae]be, Sw. l["a]pp, L.
labium, labrum. Cf. Labial.]
1. One of the two fleshy folds which surround the orifice of
the mouth in man and many other animals. In man the lips
are organs of speech essential to certain articulations.
Hence, by a figure they denote the mouth, or all the
organs of speech, and sometimes speech itself.
Thine own lips testify against thee. --Job xv. 6.
2. An edge of an opening; a thin projecting part of anything;
a kind of short open spout; as, the lip of a vessel.
3. The sharp cutting edge on the end of an auger.
(a) One of the two opposite divisions of a labiate
corolla. (b) The odd and peculiar petal in the
Orchis family. See Orchidaceous.
5. (Zo["o]l.) One of the edges of the aperture of a univalve
Lip bit, a pod auger. See Auger.
Lip comfort, comfort that is given with words only.
Lip comforter, one who comforts with words only.
Lip labor, unfelt or insincere speech; hypocrisy. --Bale.
Lip reading, the catching of the words or meaning of one
speaking by watching the motion of his lips without
hearing his voice. --Carpenter.
Lip salve, a salve for sore lips.
Lip service, expression by the lips of obedience and
devotion without the performance of acts suitable to such
Lip wisdom, wise talk without practice, or unsupported by
(b) Kissing. [Humorous] --B. Jonson.
To make a lip, to drop the under lip in sullenness or
To shoot out the lip (Script.), to show contempt by
protruding the lip.
Meaning of Lip bit from wikipedia
- and wear rate. The lip angle determines
of support provided
to the cutting
edge. A greater lip angle
to cut more aggressively...
- pelham bits
. The lip strap
the bit shanks
and p****es through
a special center
ring on a curb chain sometimes called
the "fly link". The lip
- bar bit
is a snaffle. The snaffle bit works
on several parts
of the horse's mouth; the mouthpiece
of the bit
acts on the tongue
and bars, the lips
- Cleft lip
palate, also known
cleft, is a group
that includes cleft lip
(CL), cleft palate
(CP), and both together...
is said to "grab the bit
in its teeth" they actually
mean that the horse tenses
and mouth against
the rider's commands...
- of the bit
to the other, and puts pressure
on the chin groove
when curb reins
are tightened. Lip
strap: a small strap
used on a few curb bit
- to increase blood pressure
in each lip
and to pull them out a bit
to adjust proper lip
length/value in a slow determinite...
- lift the cannons
up and cause significant lip
stretch, with an increased danger
of the bit
into the premolars. A horse
has more warning...
- was a bit
of that and also with us there's always
been a bit
of humour, too. Even when we started, I used to always
say, "I've got bigger lips
used in pairs
on a bit
a bit guard
include: to protect
the horse's lips
by the bit rings
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