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lobenoun [C]

uk   /ləʊb/  us   /loʊb/

lobe noun [C] (ORGAN)

specialized anatomy any part of an organ that seems to be separate in some way from the rest, especially one of the parts of the brain, lungs, or liver: the frontal lobe of the brain

lobe noun [C] (EAR)

an earlobe
lobed
adjective uk   /ləʊbd/  us   /loʊbd/
Translations of “lobe”
in Vietnamese dái tai, thùy…
in Spanish lóbulo…
in Thai ติ่งหู, ซีก…
in Malaysian cuping, lobus…
in French lobe…
in German das Ohrläppchen, der Lappen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 器官, (尤指大腦、肺、肝等器官的)葉…
in Indonesian daun telinga, lobus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 器官, (尤指大脑、肺、肝等器官的)叶…
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