Lobe definitions

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A rounded projection, especially a rounded, projecting anatomical part.

The lobe of an ear.

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A subdivision of a bodily organ or part bounded by fissures, connective tissue, or other structural boundaries.
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A rounded projecting part.
  • The fleshy lower part of the human ear.
  • Any of the main divisions of an organ separated by fissures, etc.
    A lobe of the brain, lung, or liver.
  • Any of the major divisions of a simple leaf that is not divided completely to the midrib or base.
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A rounded projection, especially a rounded, projecting anatomical part.

The lobe of an ear.

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A subdivision of a bodily organ or part bounded by fissures, connective tissue, or other structural boundaries.
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A rounded projection, as on a leaf or petal. The leaves of many oak species have prominent lobes.
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An anatomical division of an organ of the body. The liver, lungs, and brain are all characterized by lobes that are held in place by connective tissue.
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Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form.
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(anatomy) A division of the brain.
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Origin of lobe

From French lobe, from New Latin lobus (“a lobe”), from Ancient Greek λοβός (lobos, “the lobe of the ear or of the liver, the pod of a leguminous plant”).