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, pl.


(glō'bŭs, -bī),
1. A round body; ball.
Synonym(s): globe


(glōb) [Fr. globe, fr L. globus, ball, sphere, globe]
1. A ball or sphere.
2. The eyeball.


see globus.

optic globe
see eyeball.

Patient discussion about globe

Q. How to get rid of puffy eyes? After partying all night, I woke up with puffy eyes. I have an important appointment today, how can I get rid of it?

A. I found a website with tricks on how to get rid of puffy eyes:

Q. What age does eye sight stabilizes? I was just wondering at what age does your eye sight usually level off and stop getting worse? Any ideas much appreciated!

A. It will stabilize in a few years-age of 26-27.That is the average age people perform lasik surgery.
It is also the age the eye is fully grown.
Don't worry it will not get much worse maybe about -0,75.
Take care

Q. What Causes Dry Eyes? I have been suffering from eye dryness lately, what causes this situation?

A. Dry eyes are often caused when the lacrimal gland does not produce sufficient tears to keep the entire conjunctiva and cornea, that are normally covered by a complete layer of tear film. This usually occurs in people who are otherwise healthy. Increased age is associated with decreased tearing. if it causes you real discomfort talk to a doctor.

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For blocked calls, the NTC said Smart and Globe stayed within the acceptable standard of 4 percent, or four blocked calls for every 100 attempts.
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We manufacture snow globes in Denver, and are also world-wide experts at snow globe repair," said Reid Grossnickle, president of the firm.
15, 2003, Globe and Mail editorial noted that, "Canadian democracy needs urgent medical attention.
Cher too caused quite an uproar up at the podium when she struck Globe gold as Best Supporting Actress of 1983 for portraying Meryl Streep's lesbian roomie in Silkwood.
But few contributors to this volume are even this sanguine about what is to be gained in a historical sense from the Globe reconstruction.
For a couple of C-notes a week, both of these characters would allow the Globe to use them as "sources.
Accordingly, the firm did not act as independent accountants for Globe but, rather, served as internal accountants.
TENBLOC, along with specialty alloys and patented foundry processes such as INMOLD, FLOTRET AND SIGMAT, gives Globe the most comprehensive product line in the international foundry industry.