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trilobed

[trahy-lohbd]
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adjective
  1. trilobate.
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Origin of trilobed

First recorded in 1820–30; tri- + lobed
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Examples from the Web for trilobed

Historical Examples

  • In fig. 118 is a diagram of a trilobed bract with its three attached sporophylls.

    Ancient Plants

    Marie C. Stopes

  • Spoon, latten, tinned, the bowl oval and the handle flat with a trilobed terminal.

  • What all authors have agreed in calling the mentum is very noticeable, being large and broad, and trilobed behind.