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3 definitions found
 for harelip
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Harelip \Hare"lip`\ (h[^a]r"l[i^]p`), n.
     A lip, commonly the upper one, having a fissure of
     perpendicular division like that of a hare. -- Hare"lipped`
     (-l[i^]pt`), a.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a congenital cleft in the middle of the upper lip [syn:
           cleft lip, harelip, cheiloschisis]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  30 Moby Thesaurus words for "harelip":
     bowlegs, camelback, cleft palate, clubfoot, crookback, defacement,
     deformation, deformity, disfigurement, flatfoot, freakishness,
     humpback, hunchback, knock-knee, kyphosis, lordosis,
     malconformation, malformation, misproportion, misshape,
     monstrosity, mutilation, splayfoot, swayback, talipes, teratology,
     torticollis, truncation, valgus, wryneck

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