lobation


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lobation

/lo·ba·tion/ (lo-ba´shun) the formation of lobes; the state of having lobes.
renal lobation  the appearance on x-ray films of small notches along the surface of the kidney, indicating the location of renal lobes.

lobation

(lō-bā′shən)
n.
1. The state of being lobed.
2. A structure or part resembling a lobe.
3. A lobe.