[kon-gloh-beyt, kong-, kong-gloh-beyt]
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.
Origin of conglobate
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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
to form into a globe or ball
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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Formed into a single, rounded mass.
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