lobular

[ lob-yuh-ler ]
/ ˈlɒb yə lər /
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adjective

composed of, having the form of, or pertaining to lobules or small lobes.

Nearby words

  1. lobsterback,
  2. lobstering,
  3. lobsterman,
  4. lobstick,
  5. lobtail,
  6. lobular glomerulonephritis,
  7. lobular pump,
  8. lobulate,
  9. lobule,
  10. lobule of epididymis

Origin of lobular

First recorded in 1815–25; lobule + -ar1

Related formsin·ter·lob·u·lar, adjectivesub·lob·u·lar, adjective

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