globular

[glob-yuh-ler]
adjective
1.
globe-shaped; spherical.
2.
composed of or having globules.
3.
worldwide; global.
Also, globulous.


Origin:
1650–60; < Latin globul(us) globule + -ar1

globularity, globularness, noun
globularly, adverb
interglobular, adjective
nonglobular, adjective
nonglobularly, adverb
subglobular, adjective
subglobularly, adverb
subglobularity, noun
unglobular, adjective
unglobularly, adverb
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globular or globulous (ˈɡlɒbjʊlə)
 
adj
1.  shaped like a globe or globule
2.  having or consisting of globules
 
globulous or globulous
 
adj
 
globularity or globulous
 
n
 
'globularness or globulous
 
n
 
'globularly or globulous
 
adv

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Example sentences for globular
Cacti range in size from small and globular to tall and columnar.
The blooms are fully double, of small size, and almost completely globular in form.
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