globose

  • 1 Globose — Glo*bose , a. [L. globosus.] Having a rounded form resembling that of a globe; globular, or nearly so; spherical. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 globose — spherical, early 15c., large and formless, from L. globosus round as a ball, from globus (see GLOBE (Cf. globe)) …

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  • 3 globose — [glō′bəsglō′bōs΄] adj. [ME < L globosus] globoid or globular: also globous [glō′bəs] globosely adv. globosity [glō′bäs′i tē] n …

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  • 4 globose — adjective Date: 15th century globular 1a(1) < globose pollen > …

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  • 5 globose — globe ► NOUN 1) a spherical or rounded object. 2) (the globe) the earth. 3) a spherical representation of the earth with a map on the surface. DERIVATIVES globose adjective. ORIGIN Latin globus …

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  • 6 globose — См. globular …

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  • 7 globose — globosely, adv. globosity /gloh bos i tee/, globoseness, n. /gloh bohs, gloh bohs /, adj. having the shape of a globe; globelike. [1400 50; late ME < L globosus spherical, forming a globelike mass. See GLOBE, OSE1] * * * …

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  • 8 globose — adjective having a globular form …

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  • 9 globose — glo·bose glō .bōs adj GLOBULAR (1) * * * glo·bose (gloґbōs) spherical …

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  • 10 globose — glo·bose || gləʊbəʊs adj. round; spherical, globe shaped …

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  • 11 globose — a. Spherical, globular, globate, globated, round, globe shaped …

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  • 12 globose —   Nearly spherical; globular, e.g. the seeds of Cycas siamensis or the pseudocone of Cycas panzhihuanensis …

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  • 13 globose — glo·bose …

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  • 14 globose — glo•bose [[t]ˈgloʊ boʊs, gloʊˈboʊs[/t]] adj. having the shape of a globe; globelike • Etymology: 1400–50; late ME < L globōsus spherical. See globe, ose I glo′bose•ly, adv. glo•bos′i•ty ˈbɒs ɪ ti n …

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  • 15 globose — /ˈgloʊboʊs/ (say glohbohs), /gloʊˈboʊs/ (say gloh bohs) adjective globe like; globe shaped, or nearly so. Also, globous /ˈgloʊbəs/ (say glohbuhs). {Latin globōsus round as a ball} –globosely, adverb –globosity /gloʊˈbɒsəti/ (say gloh bosuhtee),… …

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  • 16 globose — adjective 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, ↑globular, ↑orbicular, ↑spheric …

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  • 17 Globose nucleus — Brain: Globose nucleus Sagittal section through right cerebellar hemisphere. The right olive has also been cut sagitally. (Emboliform nucleus not labeled, but region is visible.) ) Latin nucleus globosus Gray s …

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  • 18 globose-headed rattail — didžiagalvis grenadierius statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Cetonurus crassiceps angl. globose headed rattail rus. толстый цетонурус ryšiai: platesnis terminas – išpūstagalviai grenadieriai …

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  • 19 Sphere — Globose redirects here. See also Globose nucleus. A sphere (from Greek σφαίρα sphaira , globe, ball, [ [http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi bin/ptext?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.04.0057%3Aentry%3D%23101561 Sphaira, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott,… …

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  • 20 fern — fernless, adj. fernlike, adj. /ferrn/, n. any seedless, nonflowering vascular plant of the class Filicinae, of tropical to temperate regions, characterized by true roots produced from a rhizome, triangular fronds that uncoil upward and have a… …

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