Examples from the Web for globule
Copper Glance is distinguished by its color, fumes of sulphur, and globule of copper.
Then the globule of light which had first attracted my attention reappeared.Pharos, The Egyptian|Guy Newell Boothby
A globule of sapphire shone afar, the elfin bubble of her home.The Metal Monster|A. Merritt
Every drop of rain, every globule of mist must have a nucleus.Reading the Weather|Thomas Morris Longstreth
After fusing, the globule is placed in nitric acid, and the silver parted from the gold, which may then be weighed.The A B C of Mining|Charles A. Bramble
British Dictionary definitions for globule
Word Origin for globule
Word Origin and History for globule
1660s, from French globule, from Latin globulus, diminutive of globus "globe" (see globe).