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ˈlɒb yə lərlob·u·lar

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  1. lobularadjective

    of or relating to or resembling a lobule


  1. lobularadjective

    of or relating to a lobule


  1. lobular

    In anatomy, a lobe is a clear anatomical division or extension of an organ (as seen for example in the brain, lung, liver, or kidney) that can be determined without the use of a microscope at the gross anatomy level. This is in contrast to the much smaller lobule, which is a clear division only visible under the microscope.Interlobar ducts connect lobes and interlobular ducts connect lobules.


  1. lobular

    Lobular generally refers to something that is related to, resembling, or composed of lobules. A lobule is a small lobe or a subdivision of a lobe. This term is commonly used in medical and biological contexts to describe structures in the body such as parts of the liver, lungs, breasts, and other organs.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lobularadjective

    like a lobule; pertaining to a lobule or lobules

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. lobulaire.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lobular in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lobular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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