Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the shape of half a sphere: applied especially to the eggs of certain insects.

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Examples

  • Common calyx semiglobose, with imbricated scales, the border often bearing thorns; numerous hermaphrodite disk flowers, with corolla very long, funnel-form, 5-toothed.

    The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines

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