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.
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lobation

(ləʊˈbeɪʃən)
n
the division into or formation of lobes
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