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conglobate

[ kon-gloh-beyt, kong-, kong-gloh-beyt ]
/ k蓲n藞glo蕣 be瑟t, k蓲艐-, 藞k蓲艐 glo蕣藢be瑟t /
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adjective
formed into a ball.
verb (used with or without object), con路glo路bat路ed, con路glo路bat路ing.
to collect or form into a ball or rounded mass.
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Origin of conglobate

1625鈥35; <Latin conglob膩tus, past participle of conglob膩re.See conglobe, -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM conglobate

con路glo路bate路ly, adverbcon路glo路ba路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for conglobate

conglobate
/ (藞k蓲艐伞l蓹蕣藢be瑟t) /

verb
to form into a globe or ball
adjective
a rare word for globular

Derived forms of conglobate

conglobation, noun

Word Origin for conglobate

C17: from Latin conglob膩re to gather into a ball, from glob膩re to make round, from globus a sphere
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