Definition of lobopodium in English:

lobopodium

noun

Zoology
  • 1A blunt limb or organ resembling a limb, in particular:

    1. 1.1 The primitive leg of an onychophoran.
    2. 1.2 A lobe-like pseudopodium in an amoeba.
      • ‘Pseudopodia are root-like reticulopodia, filopodia and/or axopodia - not broad lobopodia as in Amoeba.’

Origin

Early 20th century: from modern Latin lobosus having many lobes, large lobed + podium.

Pronunciation:

lobopodium

/ˌləʊbə(ʊ)ˈpəʊdɪəm/