Definition of terrestrial globe in English:
A spherical representation of the earth with a map on the surface.
- The altar, on which are placed a celestial and a terrestrial globe, is in the form of the sun.
- They constructed a terrestrial globe in 1536, and they constructed a celestial globe in the following year.
- Schall, during a period of Chinese captivity, returned to Korea with numerous Chinese translations of Western writings as well as terrestrial globes and astronomical charts.
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