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English definition of “lobule”

lobule

noun [C]     /ˈlɒb.juːl/ US  /ˈlɑb.juːl/ specialized
a small lobe (= a part of an organ that seems to be separate from the rest): Breast cancer forms in breast tissue, commonly arising in the ducts or lobules.Substances and structures in the body
(Definition of lobule noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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