Definition of Lobes

1. Noun. (plural of lobe) ¹



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Definition of Lobes

1. lobe [n] - See also: lobe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lobes

lobefin
lobefins
lobefoot
lobelet
lobelets
lobelia
lobelia family
lobeliaceous
lobeliad
lobeliads
lobelias
lobelike
lobelin
lobeline
lobelines
lobes (current term)
lobes of cerebrum
lobes of mammary gland
lobes of thyroid gland
lobi
lobi glandulae mammariae
lobi glandulae thyroideae
lobing
lobings
lobiped
lobitis
loblollies
loblolly
loblolly bay
loblolly bays

Literary usage of Lobes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"3-5-fld. corymbose panicles with pedicels longer than the fls. and sparsely glandular as is the calyx: fls. white; calyx-lobes ovate, very obtuse; ..."

2. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1901)
"These lobes, which, as stated above, comprise at least two-thirds of the inferior surface of ... Both these lobes show a tendency to subdivision into two; ..."

3. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"Leaf-lobes acute. 22. C. lucorum. Leaves of about the same length and breadth. ... Leaves entire or the lobes crenate. Leaves lobed. the lobes acute. leaves ..."

4. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1899)
"Boiled in caustic potash, the female becomes transparent, with the exception of the lobes, which remain yellow. There are three pairs of lobes (Fig 36), ..."

5. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Thus frontal, parietal, and temporal lobes cometo be distinguishable, and somewhat later, by a farther increase posteriorly, the hindmost lobes constitute ..."

6. Report of the Annual Meeting (1873)
"On the Arrangement and Nomenclature of the lobes of the Liver in Mammalia. By Prof. WH FLOWER, F.È.S. It appears desirable to consider all livers as ..."

7. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1901)
"Basal lobes likewise weakly marked off from the rest of the glabella and fixed cheeks, but relatively large, being nearly the size 'of the middle lobes ..."

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