[ kon-gloh-beyt, kong-, kong-gloh-beyt ]
/ kɒnˈgloʊ beɪt, kɒŋ-, ˈkɒŋ gloʊˌbeɪt /
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formed into a ball.
verb (used with or without object), con·glo·bat·ed, con·glo·bat·ing.
to collect or form into a ball or rounded mass.
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OTHER WORDS FROM conglobatecon·glo·bate·ly, adverbcon·glo·ba·tion, noun
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How to use conglobate in a sentence
Conglobate gland: a glandular appendage of male sexual organs in Orthoptera, opening upon one of the external structures.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
British Dictionary definitions for conglobate
/ (ˈkɒŋɡləʊˌbeɪt) /
to form into a globe or ball
a rare word for globular
Derived forms of conglobateconglobation, noun
Word Origin for conglobate
C17: from Latin conglobāre to gather into a ball, from globāre to make round, from globus a sphere
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Medical definitions for conglobate
[ kŏn-glō′bāt′, kŏng′glō- ]
Formed into a single, rounded mass.
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