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glob·u·lar

 (glŏb′yə-lər)
adj.
1. Having the shape of a globe or globule; spherical.
2. Consisting of globules.
3. Worldwide; global.

glob′u·lar·ly adv.
glob′u·lar·ness n.
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globular

(ˈɡlɒbjʊlə) or

globulous

adj
1. shaped like a globe or globule
2. having or consisting of globules
globularity, ˈglobularness n
ˈglobularly adv
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glob•u•lar

(ˈglɒb yə lər)

adj.
1. globe-shaped; spherical.
2. composed of or having globules.
3. worldwide; global.
[1650–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.globular - having the shape of a sphere or ballglobular - having the shape of a sphere or ball; "a spherical object"; "nearly orbicular in shape"; "little globular houses like mud-wasp nests"- Zane Grey
circular, round - having a circular shape
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globular

adjective spherical, round The globular seed capsule contains numerous small seeds.
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globular

adjective
Having the shape of a curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point:
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Translations
كُروي، مؤلَّف من كُريات
kulovitýkulový
kugleformet
gömb alakú
hnattlaga
guľovitý
küre şeklindeküresel

globular

[ˈglɒbjʊləʳ] ADJglobular
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

globular

[ˈglɒbjʊr] adj (formal)globulaire
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globular

adjkugelförmig
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globular

[ˈglɒbjʊləʳ] adj (frm) → globulare
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globe

(gləub) noun
1. (usually with the) the Earth. I've travelled to all parts of the globe.
2. a ball with a map of the Earth on it.
3. an object shaped like a globe. The chemicals were crushed in a large metal globe.
ˈglobal adjective
affecting the whole world. War is now a global problem.
global village noun
the world thought of as a small place, because modern communication allow fast and efficient contact even to its remote parts.
ˈglobally adverb
globular (ˈglobjulə) adjective
shaped like a globe.
ˈglobe-trotter noun
a person who goes sight-seeing all over the world.
ˈglobe-trotting noun
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