lobar [loh-ber, -bahr] ExamplesWord Origin adjective
- of or relating to a , as of the lungs.
Origin of lobar From the New Latin word lobāris, dating back to 1855–60. See, Related formsin·ter·lo·bar, adjectivemul·ti·lo·bar, adjectivepseu·do·lo·bar, adjective Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for lobar Historical Examples of lobar
Lobar pneumonia may also occur in the course of typhoid fever.
In Bellevue Hospital in 1904 there were 1,001 patients with lobar pneumonia.
Charles B. Towns
Then about nine months after admission, while in the condition just described, she developed a lobar pneumonia.
Pneumonia, lobular or lobar, is one of the most frequent complications and causes of death.
Alfred Fabian Hess
British Dictionary definitions for lobar lobar adjective
- of, relating to, or affecting a lobe
Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 lobar in Medicine lobar [lō′bər, -bär′] adj.
- Of or relating to a lobe or lobes.
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