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[glob-yuh-ler] /ˈglɒb yə lər/

globe-shaped; spherical.
composed of or having globules.
worldwide; global.
shaped like a globe or globule
having or consisting of globules

1650s, from French globulaire, from Latin globus (see globe).


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