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lobate

 [lo´bāt]
divided into lobes.

lo·bate

(lō'bāt),
1. Divided into lobes.
2. Lobe-shaped; denoting a bacterial colony with a deeply undulate margin.
Synonym(s): lobose, lobous

lobate

/lo·bate/ (lo´bāt) divided into lobes.

lobate

(lō′bāt′) also

lobated

(-bā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Having lobes; lobed.
2. Shaped like a lobe.
3. Having separate toes, each bordered by a weblike lobe. Used of the feet of certain birds.

lo′bate′ly adv.

lobate

[lō′bāt]
organized in lobes or rounded divisions. Also lobular.

lo·bate

(lō'bāt)
1. Divided into lobes.
2. Lobe-shaped; denoting a bacterial colony with a deeply undulate margin.

lobate

divided into lobes.
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In one of these cases, the tumor cells were small, exhibiting irregularly lobated nuclei, and relatively scant cytoplasm.
The Diff-Quick-stained cytologic touch preparation from the needle biopsy of the lung fine-needle aspirate showed large cells with a generous cytoplasmic domain, cells with lobated nuclei, and plasmacytoid cells with eccentrically located nuclei and variably prominent nucleoli (Figure 3, D).
The cells of EH are bland and have lobated nuclei with occasional grooves, fine chromatin, and small nucleoli, which may be somewhat prominent (Figure 1, A and B).