lobule definition

  • noun:
    • A small lobe.
    • A section or subdivision of a lobe.
    • A small lobe; a subdivision of a lobe.
    • In liverworts with bilobed leaves, the smaller of this two lobes, sometimes modified to form a sac.
    • a tiny lobe; a subdivision of a lobe.
    • some lobe; specially, one of several cheaper divisions of this surface of this brain; a gyrus or convolution regarding the cerebrum, or a cluster of such gyri, that there are lots of in each lobe, divided from one another by those less sulci or fissures which are known as intralobular.
    • A terminal bronchus, aided by the air-cells, vessels, and nerves regarding it.
    • In botany, just like disculus
    • a tiny lobe or subdivision of a lobe

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