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globus

 [glo´bus] (pl. glo´bi) (L.)
1. sphere.
2. a spherical structure.
globus hyste´ricus the subjective sensation of a lump in the throat.
globus pal´lidus the smaller and more medial part of the lentiform nucleus of the brain; it is divided into two parts, lateral and medial, by the medial medullary lamina.

glo·bus

, pl.

glo·bi

(glō'bŭs, -bī),
1. A round body; ball.
2.
Synonym(s): globe
[L.]

globus

/glo·bus/ (glo´bus) pl. glo´bi   [L.]
1. sphere.
2. a spherical structure.
4. one of the encapsulated globular masses containing bacilli, seen in smears of lepromatous leprosy lesions.

globus hyste´ricus  subjective sensation of a lump in the throat.
globus pal´lidus  the smaller and more medial part of the lentiform nucleus.

glo·bus

, pl. globi (glō'bŭs, -bī)
1. A round body; ball.
2. See: globi
[L.]

globus

pl. globi [L.] a sphere or ball; a spherical mass.

globus pallidus
the smaller and more medial part of the lentiform nucleus of the brain.
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