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, pl.


(glō'bŭs, -bī),
1. A round body; ball.
Synonym(s): globe
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012


(glōb) [Fr. globe, fr L. globus, ball, sphere, globe]
1. A ball or sphere.
2. The eyeball.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

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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This Globe Broadband service 'offers fastest way to access data' with 'higher download and upload speeds.'
Thanks to his business flair and acumen, Felkl became the largest globe making manufacturer in the Austro-Hungarian empire.
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The winners of the 2017 national Miss Globe US and Teen Globe US Pageants will receive an all expenses paid trip to represent the United States at the 2017 Miss Globe International Pageant in China.
In Victorian times, a globe near a gate allowed you to look around the corner to see who or what was approaching from the other side of the fence or hedge.
The Gazette reports the 6-foot globe that originally was installed in 1953 at the Cedar Rapids airport will be placed in Kirkwood Community College's remodeled Linn Hall.
According to Denver, Colorado, USA-based snow globe maker Snow Globe Central, almost all made-in-USA snow globes and domes contain more liquid than current guidelines allow and will not make it through airport security.