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Definition of Lobe


  1. Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form
  2. A rounded projection or division of a leaf.
  3. A membranous flap on the sides of the toes of certain birds, as the coot.
  4. A round projecting part of an organ, as of the liver, lungs, brain, etc. See Illust. of Brain.
  5. The projecting part of a cam wheel or of a non-circular gear wheel.

Lobe Translations

lobe in German is Lappen
lobe in Italian is lobulo
lobe in Norwegian is flik, lapp