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globoid

[gloh-boid] /ˈgloʊ bɔɪd/
adjective
1.
approximately globular.
noun
2.
a globoid figure or body.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; globe + -oid
Related forms
subgloboid, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for globoid

globoid

/ˈɡləʊbɔɪd/
adjective
1.
shaped approximately like a globe
noun
2.
a globoid body, such as any of those occurring in certain plant granules
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