bilobate

[ bahy-loh-beyt ]
/ baɪˈloʊ beɪt /

adjective

consisting of or divided into two lobes.

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Also bi·lo·bat·ed, bi·lobed [bahy-lohbd]. /ˈbaɪˌloʊbd/.

Origin of bilobate

First recorded in 1785–95; bi-1 + lobate
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British Dictionary definitions for bilobate

bilobate

bilobed (ˈbaɪˌləʊbd)

/ (baɪˈləʊˌbeɪt) /

adjective

divided into or having two lobesa bilobate leaf
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Medical definitions for bilobate

bilobate
[ bī-lōbāt′ ]

adj.

Divided into or having two lobes.
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