sphærical

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sphæric +‎ -al

Adjective[edit]

sphærical ‎(comparative more sphærical, superlative most sphærical)

  1. Archaic spelling of spherical.
    • 1874, Edward Parfitt in Grevillea, Williams and Norgate; Volume III, page #29:
      The membrane forming the filaments is structure‐less, but the sphærical cells, which form more or less moniliform threads sometimes running in parallel lines, at other times forming an irregular net work on the inside of the filaments.