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sphere

 [sfēr]
a three dimensional round body; called also globus. adj., adj spher´ical.
attraction sphere centrosome.
segmentation sphere
1. morula.

sphere

(sfēr),
A ball or globular body.
[G. sphaira]

sphere

(sfēr) ball or globe; a three-dimensional round body.spher´ical

sphere

[sfir]
a globe-shaped object, theoretically generated by a circle revolving on a diameter as its axis.

sphere

(sfēr)
A ball or globular body.
[G. sphaira]

sphere 

A term commonly used to denote the spherical component of a prescription or of the power of a lens, or even a spherical lens. See spherical lens; prescription.
far point sphere The imaginary spherical surface on which lie the far points of accommodation for all directions of gaze. See far point of accommodation.
near point s . The imaginary spherical surface on which lie the near points of accommodation for all directions of gaze. See near point of accommodation.

sphere

a ball or globe.

attraction sphere
centrosome.
segmentation sphere
1. the morula.
2. a blastomere.
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It is extremely important the city of Santa Clarita assert its influence and extend its sphere of influence to the property.
The sphere of influence effort, made in cooperation with the city of Los Angeles, would split the 555-acre project site southeast of the junction of Interstate 5 and the Antelope Valley Freeway at the ridgeline between the two cities.
The sphere of influence effort, made in cooperation with the city of Los Angeles, would split the 555-acre project site southeast of the junction of the Golden State and Antelope Valley freeways between the two cities at the ridgeline.
In a May 3 letter to the City Council, Palmer's attorney warned the city's sphere of influence proposal is ``legally deficient'' because it doesn't consider the potential effects on Las Lomas.
Santa Clarita is expected to come back May 10 to consider submitting its own application to LAFCO to extend its sphere of influence to the ridgeline and meet L.
There are a lot of areas in the city that were not part of the sphere of influence that LAFCO has approved,'' said Ken Striplin, assistant city manager.
Los Angeles has already begun work to enlarge its sphere of influence by including roughly 30 square miles of unincorporated area along the northern edge of the San Fernando Valley, from Chatsworth to Lake View Terrace.
WIPP strengthens members' sphere of influence in the legislative process of our nation, creates economic opportunities for members and builds alliances with other small business organizations.
And Manual takes an interest in the self-destructive party girl Sofia (Kirsten Dunst) who passes out regularly within his sphere of influence.
As part of the sphere of influence of the United States, the Middle East, where there are tense conflicts, can hardly be a stable outside oil source to China.
LAFCO excluded the entire area south of the city and north of the freeway interchange from Santa Clarita's sphere of influence last year after Los Angeles officials claimed the Santa Susana watershed that runs along the ridgeline and feeds Los Angeles's reservoirs, and Palmer requested that his property be excluded from Santa Clarita's jurisdiction.
It is in the city's sphere of influence, but outside city boundaries, she said.