lo·​bar | \ ˈlō-bər How to pronounce lobar (audio) , -ˌbär \

Definition of lobar

: of or relating to a lobe

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Recent Examples on the Web Kim Porter passed away from lobar pneumonia on November 15, 2019. Jasmine Grant, Essence, "Diddy Remembers Kim Porter One Year After Her Death," 14 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of lobar

circa 1856, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lobar

borrowed from New Latin lobāris, from Late Latin lobus lobe + Latin -āris -ar

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The first known use of lobar was circa 1856

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27 Jan 2020

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“Lobar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lobar. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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lo·​bar | \ ˈlō-bər How to pronounce lobar (audio) , -ˌbär How to pronounce lobar (audio) \

Medical Definition of lobar

: of or relating to a lobe

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