conglobation


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con·glo·bate

 (kŏn-glō′bāt′, kŏng′glō-)
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.]

con·glo′bate adj.
con′glo·ba′tion n.

Conglobation

 gathered together into a spherical shape. See also conglomerate.
Example: conglobation of gravel and sand, 1697.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.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
combining, combine - an occurrence that results in things being united