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  • n. A designed product, often a household object, distinguished by smooth flowing curves, bright colours, and an absence of sharp edges.


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Blend of blob and object


  • Bruce coined popularized the term blobject to refer to curvilinear, mass-produced products, as part of his Viridian Green movement.

    Boing Boing: August 28, 2005 - September 3, 2005 Archives

  • I doubt it catches on like "blobject," but you never know.

    Posthuman Blues

  • And hence I started creating neologisms like 'blobject', 'infosthetics', 'pleasurtronics',

    information aesthetics

  • This chair is definitely an affable zaftig blobject, but very expensive compared to, and not very dissimilar from, the cheap $5 garden chairs made of polypropylene. Word of the Day

  • The blobject has enormous spatiotemporal structural complexity, and enormous local variability ” even though it does not have any genuine parts.



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