Rhabdosphere

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rhabdosphere A minute sphere composed of rhabdoliths.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rhabdosphere A minute spherical body bristling with rhabdolithic rods, found in the depths of the Atlantic, whose nature is not yet determined.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rhabdosphere rab′dō-sfēr a minute spherical body found in the depths of the Atlantic.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. "ra`bdos a rod + E. sphere,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. rhabdos, a rod, sphaira, sphere.