lobular

lobular

[lob-yuh-ler]
adjective
composed of, having the form of, or pertaining to lobules or small lobes.

Origin:
1815–25; lobule + -ar1

interlobular, adjective
sublobular, adjective
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lobule (ˈlɒbjuːl)
 
n
a small lobe or a subdivision of a lobe
 
[C17: from New Latin lobulus, from Late Latin lobuslobe]
 
lobular
 
adj
 
lobulate
 
adj
 
'lobulated
 
adj
 
'lobulose
 
adj
 
lobu'lation
 
n

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