Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » H » Henry Ii ... Heptane

HEPATIC LOBE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does hepatic lobe mean? 

HEPATIC LOBE (noun)
  The noun HEPATIC LOBE has 1 sense:

1. any of the five lobes forming the liver

  Familiarity information: HEPATIC LOBE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HEPATIC LOBE (noun)


Sense 1hepatic lobe [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Any of the five lobes forming the liver

Classified under:

Nouns denoting body parts

Hypernyms ("hepatic lobe" is a kind of...):

lobe ((anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part)

Holonyms ("hepatic lobe" is a part of...):

liver (large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity; secretes bile and functions in metabolism of protein and carbohydrate and fat; synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood; synthesizes vitamin A; detoxifies poisonous substances and breaks down worn-out erythrocytes)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"We all make mistakes." (English proverb)

"All that glisters is not gold." (William Shakespeare)

"A mountain won't get to a mountain, but a human will get to a human." (Armenian proverb)

"The one not dancing knows lots of songs." (Cypriot proverb)

 Related FAQs: 
» HEPATIC
» LOBE

Page delivered in 0.1183 seconds