trilobate

or tri·lo·bat·ed

[trahy-loh-beyt, trahy-luh-beyt or trahy-loh-bey-tid, trahy-luh-bey-tid]

Origin of trilobate

First recorded in 1765–75; tri- + lobate
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British Dictionary definitions for trilobate

trilobate

adjective
  1. (esp of a leaf) consisting of or having three lobes or parts
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trilobate in Medicine

trilobate

[trī-lōbāt′]
adj.
  1. Having three lobes.
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