from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To conglobate.
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- v. to conglobate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To collect, unite, or coalesce in a round mass.
- transitive v. To gather into a ball; to collect into a round mass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To gather into a ball; collect into a round mass.
- To collect and become spherical; gather in a round mass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. assume a globular shape
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If those who hold the common doctrine of a carnal resurrection should carry it out with philosophical consistency, by extending the scheme it involves to all existing planetary races as well as to their own, should they cause that process of imagination which produced this doctrine to go on to its legitimate completion, they would see in the final consummation the sundered earths approach each other, and firmaments conglobe, till at last the whole universe concentred in one orb.
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