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glob·ule

 (glŏb′yo͞ol)
n.
A small spherical mass, especially a small drop of liquid.

[French, from Latin globulus, diminutive of globus, sphere.]

globule

(ˈɡlɒbjuːl)
n
1. a small globe, esp a drop of liquid
2. (Astronomy) astronomy a small dark nebula thought to be a site of star formation
[C17: from Latin globulus, diminutive of globus globe]

glob•ule

(ˈglɒb yul)

n.
a small spherical body.
[1655–65; < Latin globulus. See globe, -ule]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.globule - a small globe or ballglobule - a small globe or ball    
bubble - a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)
globe, orb, ball - an object with a spherical shape; "a ball of fire"

globule

noun droplet, drop, particle, bubble, pearl, bead, pellet Bone marrow contains fat in the form of small globules.

globule

noun
A quantity of liquid falling or resting in a spherical mass:
Translations

globule

[ˈglɒbjuːl] N [of oil, water] → glóbulo m

globule

[ˈglɒbjuːl] n
(ANATOMY)globule m
[water] → gouttelette f
[soft substance] → goutte f

globule

nKlümpchen nt, → Kügelchen nt; (of oil, water)Tröpfchen nt; globules of grease floating on the soupFettaugen plauf der Suppe

globule

[ˈglɒbjuːl] n (of water) → gocciolina (Anat) → globulo

glob·ule

n. glóbulo, pequeña masa esférica.
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1 50,7 (12,5) 18,1/10,1 28 55,2 (18,7) 14,1/ 6,9 55 85,6 (14,6) 12,3/ 2,4 85 61,1 (1,4) N/R S/1 Bosque nativo siempreverde (Latitud 38[grados]38'40,94"S; 526 msnm); S/2 Bosque nativo caducifolio (Latitud 38[grados]38'40,94"S; 583 msnm); S/3 Plantacion de eucaliptos Eucalyptus globulus Mirb.
Os estudos foram conduzidos na Fazenda Sao Geraldo, em plantios de eucalipto da Empresa FIBRIA, latitude 31[degrees]22'01,76 S e longitude 53[degrees]33'47,94" W, com confirmacao visual de infestacao e foram escolhidos talhoes com plantio de Eucalyptus globulus, com 48 meses de idade (plantio em 20/09/2007), altura media de 12,9m, em espacamento de 3,5x2,00m, com tamanho ideal para as avaliacoes (igual ou superior a 108m de comprimento), com 15,33ha.
Eucalyptus globulus has two important differences from other eucalyptus species: easy delignification and bleaching, due to the low content of lignin and reduced retention of the polysaccharide Xylan (PASCOAL NETO et al.
The lower carbonaceous shale and larger benthic foraminifera such as Ranikothalia sindensis, Lockhartia haimei, Miscellanea miscella, Lockhartia conditi, Lockhartia tipperi, Assilina sub spinosa, and Nummulites globulus Leymerie were identified from the Patala Formation.
Em estudo com o oleo essencial de Eucalyptus globulus e E.