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ADJECTIVE (1)

1. having the shape of a sphere or ball;
- Example: "a spherical object"
- Example: "nearly orbicular in shape"
- Example: "little globular houses like mud-wasp nests"- Zane Grey
[syn: ball-shaped, global, globose, globular, orbicular, spheric, spherical]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Globose \Glo*bose"\, a. [L. globosus.] Having a rounded form resembling that of a globe; globular, or nearly so; spherical. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

globose adj 1: having the shape of a sphere or ball; "a spherical object"; "nearly orbicular in shape"; "little globular houses like mud-wasp nests"- Zane Grey [syn: ball- shaped, global, globose, globular, orbicular, spheric, spherical]