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English definition of “globule”

globule

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡlɒb.juːl/ us    /ˈɡlɑːb-/
a small ball of something, especially a drop of liquid: The disease is caused by globules of fat blocking the blood vessels.Spherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
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