Definitions for lobeloʊb

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lobeloʊb(n.)

  1. a roundish projection or division, as of an organ or a leaf.

    Category: Botany

  2. Category: Anatomy

    Ref: earlobe .

Origin of lobe:

1515–25; < ML lobus (LL: hull, husk, pod) < Gk lobós, akin to L legula earlobe

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lobe(noun)

    (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part

    "ear lobe"

  2. lobe(noun)

    (botany) a part into which a leaf is divided

  3. lobe(noun)

    the enhanced response of an antenna in a given direction as indicated by a loop in its radiation pattern

  4. lobe(noun)

    a rounded projection that is part of a larger structure

Wiktionary

  1. lobe(Noun)

    Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form.

  2. lobe(Noun)

    A division of the brain.

  3. Origin: From lobe, from lobus, from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lobe(noun)

    any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form

  2. Lobe(noun)

    a rounded projection or division of a leaf

  3. Lobe(noun)

    a membranous flap on the sides of the toes of certain birds, as the coot

  4. Lobe(noun)

    a round projecting part of an organ, as of the liver, lungs, brain, etc. See Illust. of Brain

  5. Lobe(noun)

    the projecting part of a cam wheel or of a non-circular gear wheel


Translations for lobe

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

lobe(noun)

the soft lower part of the ear.

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