Translation of lobe in Spanish:

lobe

Pronunciation: /ləʊb/

n

  • 1.1 [Anat] [Bot] lóbulo (m)
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    • The sturgeon tail behaves mechanically as an extremely flexible sheet with flexible dorsal and ventral lobes following the central tail region.
    • Lung transplantations may involve two lungs, a single lung, or a lobe of a lung (the lungs are divided into lobes, three in the right lung and two on the left).
    • The heart-lung block was removed, and the transplanted left lung and native right lung were divided into three lobes on each side.
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    • The rearmost of the four lobes is the occipital lobe, but there is no sulcus to define its limit on the lateral surface.
    • He had a basal skull fracture, lacerations to his scalp, facial abrasions and contusions to both frontal cerebral lobes.
    • What I've hopefully done is lit a spark in your brains that'll burn a tunnel from your prefrontal lobes to your medulla oblongata.
    1.2
    (ear lobe)
    lóbulo (m) (de la oreja)

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