Associations to the word «Lobe»


LOBE, noun. Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form.
LOBE, noun. (anatomy) A division of the brain.

Dictionary definition

LOBE, noun. (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part; "ear lobe".
LOBE, noun. (botany) a part into which a leaf is divided.
LOBE, noun. The enhanced response of an antenna in a given direction as indicated by a loop in its radiation pattern.
LOBE, noun. A rounded projection that is part of a larger structure.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats