lobation


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lo·ba·tion

 (lō-bā′shən)
n.
1. The state of being lobed.
2. A structure or part resembling a lobe.
3. A lobe.

lobation

(ləʊˈbeɪʃən)
n
the division into or formation of lobes
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Lung tissue is also found frequently in D&E specimens, although fragmentation often limits the assessment of lobation.
Pedipalp chela dilated, with a lobe at the base of the movable finger, corresponding to a notch in the fixed finger (both dilatation and lobation more accentuated in males).
1997), external features such as lobation and the general shape and definition of the sulcus were found in our study to be good indicators of the degree of otolith digestion.