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(lob′ūl″ )

[L. lobulus, small lobe]

1. A physically defined subsection of an organ.
2. A functionally defined subsection of an organ, usually one composed of many functional units.

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TY - ELEC T1 - lobule ID - 734638 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/734638/all/lobule PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Nursing Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -