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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lobe /ˈlob/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 lobe /ˈlob/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lobe n.  Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form; as: (a) Bot. A rounded projection or division of a leaf. --Gray. (b)Zool. A membranous flap on the sides of the toes of certain birds, as the coot. (c) Anat. A round projecting part of an organ, as of the liver, lungs, brain, etc. See Illust. of Brain. (b) Mach. The projecting part of a cam wheel or of a non-circular gear wheel.
 Lobe of the ear, the soft, fleshy prominence in which the human ear terminates below, also called the earlobe. See. Illust. of Ear.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ
           or part; "ear lobe"
      2: (botany) a part into which a leaf is divided
      3: the enhanced response of an antenna in a given direction as
         indicated by a loop in its radiation pattern
      4: a rounded projection that is part of a larger structure