Definition of conglobulate in English:

conglobulate

Line breaks: con|globu|late
Pronunciation: /kɒnˈglɒbjʊleɪt
 
/

verb

[no object] rare
  • Join closely together: these people’s feeble sense of self-respect prompts them to conglobulate in collectives
    More example sentences
    • 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.

Origin

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

More definitions of conglobulate

Definition of conglobulate in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw