Definition of conglobulate in English:


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Pronunciation: /kɒnˈɡlɒbjʊleɪt


[no object] rare
Join closely together: these people’s feeble sense of self-respect prompts them to conglobulate in collectives
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  • A number of them conglobulate together, by flying round and round, and then all in a heap throw themselves under water and lie in the bed of the river.


mid 18th century: from Latin globulus 'globule', on the pattern of earlier conglobate 'make into a ball'.

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