GLOBE

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globe

a three-dimensional spherical model of the earth and its surface

Globe

A globe is a three-dimensional scale model of Earth (terrestrial globe or geographical globe) or other celestial body such as a planet or moon. While models can be made of objects with arbitrary or irregular shapes, the term globe is used only for models of objects that are approximately spherical. The word `globe” comes from the Latin word gl.....
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GLOBE

GLOBE is the Global Legislators Organisation for a Balanced Environment, founded in 1989. GLOBE facilitates high level negotiated policy positions from leading legislators from across the major economies parliaments and from regional dialogues. GLOBE`s objective is to support ambitious political leadership on issues of climate and energy security....
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Globe

• (n.) A round model of the world; a spherical representation of the earth or heavens; as, a terrestrial or celestial globe; -- called also artificial globe. • (n.) A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere. • (n.) A body of troops, or of men or ani...
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Globe

(Cynara) Cynara is the botanical name of two vegetables known as the Globe Artichoke and the Cardoon. The Cardoon is, C. cardunculus, botanically. It's a tender perennial that can grow 6 to 8 feet high. It resembles its cousin, the Globe Artichoke, but the gray-green leaves overlap at the base. The wide, plump, edible stems form loose stalks or hea...
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globe

1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere. ... 2. Anything which is nearly spherical or globular in shape; as, the globe of the eye; the globe of a lamp. ... 3. The earth; the terraqueous ball; usually preceded by the definite article. ... 4. A round model of t...
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globe

noun a sphere on which a map (especially of the earth) is represented
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GLOBE

[Global Legislators Organisation for a Balanced Environment] ==Campaign Boxes== ===1 Redlink=== ===2 Redlinks=== ===3 Redlinks=== ===4 Redlinks=== ===5 Redlinks=== ===6 Redlinks=== ===7 Redlinks=== ===8 Redlinks=== ===9 Redlinks=== ===10 Redlinks=== ===11 Redlinks=== ===12 Redlinks=== ...
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Globe

[human eye] The globe of the eye, or bulbus oculi, is the eyeball apart from its appendages. A hollow structure, the bulbus oculi is composed of a wall enclosing a cavity filled with fluid with three coats: the Sclera, Choroid, and the Retina. Normally, the bulbus oculi is bulb-like structure. However, the bulbus oculi is not completely sph...
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GLOBE

[International Business] The Global Learning Opportunities in Business Education (GLOBE) program is an undergraduate business education program that sends 54 selected students to study at Copenhagen Business School (CBS) in Copenhagen, Denmark, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in Hong Kong, and the Kenan–Flagler Business School,...
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globe

[Noun] The world.
Example: He took a year off to go globe-trotting with a friend.
See also: global
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Globe

[tabloid] Globe is a supermarket tabloid first published North America on November 10, 1954 in Montreal, Canada as Midnight by Joe Azaria and John Vader and became the chief competitor to the National Enquirer during the 1960s. In 1978 it changed its name to the Midnight Globe after its publisher, Globe Communications, and eventually change...
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Globe

[whaleship] The whaleship Globe, of Nantucket, Massachusetts, was active between 1815 and 1828. ==The Globe Mutiny== On December 22, 1822, Globe, with a complement of 21 men under the command of Captain Thomas Worth, set sail on a whaling expedition to the Pacific. After finding success in the `off Japan` whaling grounds the Globe arrived i...
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Globe

Globe noun [ Latin globus , perhaps akin to Latin glomus a ball of yarn, and English clump , golf : confer French globe .] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere. ...
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Globe

Globe transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Globed ; present participle & verbal noun Globing .] To gather or form into a globe.
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Globe

A globe is a sphere, a round solid body, which may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter. An artificial globe, in geography and astronomy, is a globe of metal, plaster, paper, pasteboard, plastic etc, on the surface of which is drawn a map, or representation of either the earth or the heavens, with the se...
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globe

A map of the world drawn on a sphere, useful in geography lessons.
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GLOBE

acronym: Global Land One kilometer Base Elevation (DIS)
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GLOBE

acronym: Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment
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Globe

city, seat (1881) of Gila county, east-central Arizona, U.S. It lies along Pinal Creek in the foothills between the Pinal and Apache mountains. ...
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globe

envelope of transparent or diffusing material, intended to protect the lamp, to diffuse the light, or to change the colour of the light
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globe

globe 1. A body with the shape of a sphere, especially a representation of the earth in the form of a hollow ball; the earth, a planet; the planet on which we live. 2. A sphere on which a map (especially of the earth) is represented. 3. A spherical or bowllike container, especially a glass cover for a light bulb. 4. A sphere emblematic of sovere...
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Globe

Globe is a cultivated variety of potato.
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globe

globe, spherical map of the earth (terrestrial globe) or the sky (celestial globe). The terrestrial globe provides the only graphic representation of the areas of the earth without significant distortion or inaccuracy in shape, direction, or relative size. However, the flattening of the earth at the...
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