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See definition of globose on Dictionary.com
  • as ingloboid
  • as inglobular
  • as inround
  • as inspheric

synonyms for globose

  • annular
  • arced
  • arched
  • arciform
  • bent
  • bowed
  • bulbous
  • circular
  • coiled
  • curled
  • curved
  • curvilinear
  • cylindrical
  • discoid
  • disk-shaped
  • domical
  • egg-shaped
  • elliptical
  • globular
  • looped
  • orbed
  • orbicular
  • orbiculate
  • oval
  • ringed
  • rotund
  • bulbous
  • curled
  • curved
  • cylindrical
  • elliptical
  • oval
  • rounded
  • spherical
  • arced
  • arched
  • bent
  • bowed
  • circular
  • coiled
  • looped
  • orbed
  • ringed
  • spheroid
  • spiral
  • annular
  • arciform
  • curvilinear
  • discoid
  • disk-shaped
  • domical
  • egg-shaped
  • globular
  • orbicular
  • orbiculate
  • rotund
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How to use globose in a sentence

Shell globose, brown or yellow, with a check or willow leaf pattern, and a single dark band on the periphery.
OUR BRITISH SNAILSJOHN WILLIAM HORSLEY
Two globose retractile vesicles issue from the ninth and tenth segments of those of Arctia chrysorrhea, &c.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
When young, the stem is globose, afterward becoming club-shaped or cylindrical.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XXI., NO. 531, MARCH 6, 1886VARIOUS
The larva has a soft fusiform body, surmounted by a somewhat globose head.
THE INSECT WORLDLOUIS FIGUIER
Some clusters show twenty or more stipitate, globose sporangia, conjoined by their distinct but coherent stems.
THE NORTH AMERICAN SLIME-MOULDSTHOMAS H. (THOMAS HUSTON) MACBRIDE
The spores are sub-globose, amber-colored, faintly trivittate, and have a finely pustulated or granular surface.
BEAUTIFUL FERNSDANIEL CADY EATON
The varieties of serrated leaves, the glandless, and some having globose glands on the leaves, and others with reniform glands.
SOIL CULTUREJ. H. WALDEN
The heads of both are formed with spiral wire; the shortest being globose, the other somewhat flattened.
NOOKS AND CORNERS OF ENGLISH LIFE, PAST AND PRESENTJOHN TIMBS
The flowers are three inches long, forming a compact globose head.
THE ROMANCE OF NATURAL HISTORY, SECOND SERIESPHILIP HENRY GOSSE
Globose bodies, vertical or slightly everted collars tooled in a series of ridged bands, with tooled rims at top.
NORTH DEVON POTTERY AND ITS EXPORT TO AMERICA IN THE 17TH CENTURYC. MALCOLM WATKINS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLOBOSE

  • annular
  • arced
  • arched
  • arciform
  • bent
  • bowed
  • bulbous
  • circular
  • coiled
  • curled
  • curved
  • curvilinear
  • cylindrical
  • discoid
  • disk-shaped
  • domical
  • egg-shaped
  • elliptical
  • globose
  • globular
  • looped
  • orbed
  • orbicular
  • orbiculate
  • oval
  • ringed
  • rotund
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.