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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 sovereignty; an orb.
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(Greek: ball, round, around; globe, global; body of globular form; by extension, circular zone, circular area)