lobation
noun see lobate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lobation — is a characteristic of the cell nucleus of certain white blood cells, it is when the nucleus is segmented into two or more connected bulbs. Lobated Luekus Cell type Image Lobation Neutrophil multilobed, i.e. having more than two lobes …   Wikipedia

  • lobation — [lō bā′shən] n. 1. the condition of having lobes 2. the process of forming lobes 3. a lobe …   English World dictionary

  • lobation — /loh bay sheuhn/, n. 1. lobate formation. 2. a lobe. [1830 40; LOBATE + ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • lobation — noun a) The quality of having lobes b) The growth, or formation of lobes …   Wiktionary

  • lobation — lo·ba·tion (lo baґshən) 1. the formation of lobes. 2. the state of having lobes …   Medical dictionary

  • lobation — lo·ba·tion …   English syllables

  • lobation — /loʊˈbeɪʃən/ (say loh bayshuhn) noun 1. lobate formation. 2. → lobe …   Australian English dictionary

  • lobation — lōˈbāshən noun ( s) 1. a. : the quality or state of being lobed b. : the formation of lobes or lobules 2. a …   Useful english dictionary

  • renal lobation — the appearance on x ray films of small notches along the surface of the kidney, indicating the location of renal lobes …   Medical dictionary

  • lobate — also lobated adjective Etymology: New Latin lobatus, from Late Latin lobus Date: circa 1760 1. lobed 2. resembling a lobe • lobation noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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