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Definition of snow globe in English:

noun

A toy or ornament in the form of a transparent dome that encloses a model of a scene and a liquid containing loose white particles which, when shaken, creates the appearance of a snowstorm.
Example sentences
  • I carefully shook the snow globe and set it down.
  • He spins back to his desk and picks up his favorite paperweight, a snow globe, which he shakes vigorously.
  • My head was swimming, and I felt horrible, like the world was a snow globe and God was shaking it up and down.

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