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1a round solid figure, or its surface, with every point on its surface equidistant from its center. an object having a round solid shape; a ball or globe. a globe representing the earth.
chiefly literary a celestial body.
literary the sky perceived as a vault upon or in which celestial bodies are represented as lying. each of a series of revolving concentrically arranged spherical shells in which celestial bodies were formerly thought to be set in a fixed relationship. 2;an area of activity, interest, or expertise; a section of society or an aspect of life distinguished and unified by a particular characteristic:political reforms to match those in the economic sphere his new wife’s skill in the domestic sphere
verb [with object] archaic
enclose in or as if in a sphere. form into a rounded or perfect whole.