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spherenoun [C]

us   /sfɪər/
  • sphere noun [C] (ROUND OBJECT)

geometry a solid shape like a round ball: This changes the shape of the cornea from a spoonlike form to a sphere.
  • sphere noun [C] (AREA)

a range or area of activity: In the foreign policy sphere, Li also indicated that China is ready to include human rights in its diplomacy. When the children played they always remained within the sphere of their own little group.
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spherenoun [C]

uk   /sfɪər/ us   /sfɪr/
(Definition of sphere from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sphere”
in Korean 구, 구체…
in Arabic كُرة…
in Malaysian sfera…
in French sphère…
in Russian сфера, поле (деятельности)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圓形物體, 球,圓球, 球狀物…
in Italian sfera…
in Turkish çalışma/bilgi alanı/sahası, küre, yuvarlak…
in Polish sfera, kula…
in Spanish esfera…
in Vietnamese hình cầu, quả cầu…
in Portuguese esfera…
in Thai รูปทรงกลม…
in German die Kugel…
in Catalan esfera…
in Japanese 球, 球体, 球形…
in Chinese (Simplified) 圆形物体, 球,圆球, 球状物…
in Indonesian bulatan…
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