lobar

[loh-ber, -bahr]
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adjective

of or relating to a lobe, as of the lungs.

Nearby words

  1. loaves and fishes,
  2. lob,
  3. lobachevski,
  4. lobachevsky,
  5. lobachevsky, nikolai ivanovich,
  6. lobar pneumonia,
  7. lobate,
  8. lobately,
  9. lobation,
  10. lobber

Origin of lobar

From the New Latin word lobāris, dating back to 1855–60. See lobe, -ar1

Related formsin·ter·lo·bar, adjectivemul·ti·lo·bar, adjectivepseu·do·lo·bar, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for lobar

lobar

adjective

of, relating to, or affecting a lobe
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Medicine definitions for lobar

lobar

[lōbər, -bär′]

adj.

Of or relating to a lobe or lobes.

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