lobose

[ loh-bohs ]
/ ˈloʊ boʊs /

adjective Zoology.

having broad, thick pseudopodia, as certain ameboid protozoans.

Nearby words

  1. loblolly pine,
  2. lobo,
  3. lobola,
  4. lobolo,
  5. lobopodium,
  6. lobotomize,
  7. lobotomized,
  8. lobotomy,
  9. lobscouse,
  10. lobster

Origin of lobose

From the New Latin word lobōsus, dating back to 1880–85. See lobe, -ose1

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