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lo·bate(lō′bāt′) also lo·bat·ed (-bā′tĭd)
1. Having lobes; lobed.
2. Shaped like a lobe.
3. Having separate toes, each bordered by a weblike lobe. Used of the feet of certain birds.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Anatomy) having or resembling lobes
2. (Botany) having or resembling lobes
3. (Zoology) (of birds) having separate toes that are each fringed with a weblike lobe
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. having a lobe or lobes; lobed.
2. having the form of a lobe.Also, lo′bat•ed.
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|Adj.||1.||lobate - having or resembling a lobe or lobes; "a lobate tongue"|
|2.||lobate - having deeply indented margins but with lobes not entirely separate from each other|
compound - composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads"
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