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lobar

[loh-ber, -bahr] /ˈloʊ bər, -bɑr/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a lobe, as of the lungs.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < New Latin lobāris. See lobe, -ar1
Related forms
interlobar, adjective
multilobar, adjective
pseudolobar, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for multilobar

lobar

/ˈləʊbə/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or affecting a lobe
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multilobar in Medicine

multilobar mul·ti·lo·bar (mŭl'tē-lō'bər, -bär', mŭl'tī-) or mul·ti·lo·bate (-lō'bāt') or mul·ti·lobed (-lōbd')
adj.
Having many lobes.

lobar lo·bar (lō'bər, -bär')
adj.
Of or relating to a lobe or lobes.

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