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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SPHERICAL

It was as if they did not exist in this spherical vehicle of the dimensions.

"By spherical trigonometry, certainly," said Mendelssohn pleasantly.

It's an addition to our data of spherical objects that have arrived upon this earth.

Spherical: in the form of a sphere: a body in which all diameters are equal.

But how is it that they are subdued into that spherical obedience, like a crystal of wavellite?

His two balloons, which were spherical, proved to be useless in a strong wind.

This is another proof of the spherical nature of the terrestrial globe.

The egg is spherical or flat, upright only in the Notodontidae.

Figure, spherical and intelligible is the primitive one, vi.

In spherical ballooning we go with the wind, and do not feel it.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from sphere + -ical.

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