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Medical Term:

globule

Pronunciation: glob'yul

Definition:

  1. A small spheric body of any kind.
  2. A spheric drop of fluid, as a fat droplet in milk.

Synonym(s): globulus

[L. globulus, dim. of globus, a ball]

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