1 (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part; "ear lobe"
2 (botany) a part into which a leaf is divided
3 the enhanced response of an antenna in a given direction as indicated by a loop in its radiation pattern
4 a rounded projection that is part of a larger structure
- Rhymes: -əʊb
The term lobe generally refers to a projecting part of an object, but it can have more specific meanings.
- In biology, lobe (anatomy)
- In telecommunication,
the term lobe has the following meanings: (Source: from Federal
- An identifiable segment of an antenna radiation pattern. (Note: A lobe is characterized by a localized maximum bounded by identifiable nulls.)
- A pair of channels between a data station and a lobe attaching unit, one channel for sending and one for receiving, as seen from the point of view of the attached data station.
lobe in German: Lobe
lobe in French: Lobe
lobe in Latvian: Lobe
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