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tr.v. con·glo·bat·ed, con·glo·bat·ing, con·glo·bates
To form into a globe or ball.
[Latin conglobāre, conglobāt- : com-, com- + globus, ball.]
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Conglobationgathered together into a spherical shape. See also conglomerate.
Example: conglobation of gravel and sand, 1697.
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|Noun||1.||conglobation - a rounded spherical form|
sphere - a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)
|2.||conglobation - an occurrence combining miscellaneous things into a (more or less) rounded mass|
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