- anatomy any spherelike structure
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Examples from the Web for globus
This has been well demonstrated by Preuss in his articles in the Globus.The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life
Antiperistaltic globus may occur from various causes; and either in the intestines or the œsophagus.
A very frequent symptom is a choking sensation, as if a ball came up the throat and stuck there (globus hystericus).Woman
William J. Robinson
In some instances it is associated with partial regurgitation of a mass of air (the globus hystericus).
The words ludere and certare throw no light on the manner in which the globus or discus was used.The Canadian Curler's Manual
- A round or spherical body.
- Any of the brown bodies sometimes found in the granulomatous lesions of leprosy.
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