Definition of philtrum in English:

philtrum

Syllabification: philtrum
Pronunciation: /ˈfiltrəm
 
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noun

Anatomy
  • 1The vertical groove between the base of the nose and the border of the upper lip.
  • 1.1The junction between the two halves of the upper lip or of an animal’s nose.

Origin

Latin, from Greek philtron 'love potion'.

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