Lobulate
Lobulate Lob"u*late, Lobulated Lob"u*la`ted, a. Made up of, or divided into, lobules; as, a lobulated gland. [1913 Webster]

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  • lobulate — adjective see lobulated …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lobulate — bearing small lobes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • lobulate — adj. [Gr. dim. lobos, lobe] Divided into small lobes or lobules …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • lobulate — lobulation, n. /lob yeuh lit, layt /, adj. consisting of, divided into, or having lobes. Also, lobulated. [1860 65; LOBULE + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • lobulate — adj. lobe shaped; divided into lobes; having lobes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lobulate — lob·u·late …   English syllables

  • lobulate — lob•u•late [[t]ˈlɒb yə lɪt, ˌleɪt[/t]] also lob′u•lat ed adj. anat. bot consisting of, divided into, or having lobes • Etymology: 1860–65 lob u•la′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • lobulate — /ˈlɒbjələt/ (say lobyuhluht) adjective having or consisting of lobules …   Australian English dictionary

  • lobulate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • lobulate glands — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Campodea, glands situated in the head and the anterior part of the prothorax composed of cells arranged around a system of ducts opening into the cephalic hemocoel; possibly functioning in secreting some form of growth… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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