Definition of multilobate in English:

multilobate

adjective

Biology Medicine
  • Having or consisting of several or many lobes.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Macgillivray (1796–1852), ornithologist and natural historian. From multi- + lobate, after French multilobé and Latin multilobatus, both in the passage translated in quot. 1831.

Pronunciation

multilobate

/ˌmʌltɪˈləʊbeɪt/