spheric

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Etymology[edit]

From sphere +‎ -ic.

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spheric (comparative more spheric, superlative most spheric)

  1. Spherical.
  2. Of or relating to the heavenly orbs, or to the sphere or spheres in which, according to ancient astronomy and astrology, they were set.
    • (Can we date this quote by Elizabeth Browning and provide title, author’s full name, and other details?)
      Though the stars were suns, and overburned / Their spheric limitations.

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Noun[edit]

spheric (plural spherics)

  1. Alternative form of sferic

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