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  Definition of Sphere
  1. any spherically shaped artifact
  2. a particular aspect of life or activity; "he was helpless in an important sector of his life"
  3. the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected
  4. the geographical area in which one nation is very influential
  5. a three-dimensional closed surface such that every point on the surface is equidistant from the center
  6. a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)
  7. a particular environment or walk of life; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he''s out of my orbit"
Similar Words: sector, celestial sphere, empyrean, firmament, heavens, vault of heaven, welkin, sphere of influence, domain, area, orbit, field, arena

 

Hyponyms: globe, department, conglomeration, conglobation, ball, orb, distaff, front, kingdom, land, realm, lap, political arena, political sphere, preserve, province, responsibility

 

Anagrams: herpes

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Croatian: kugla and sfera  
Dutch: bol and omgeving   French: sphère  
Georgian: სფერო   German: Kugel and Sphäre  
Greek: σφαίρα   Hungarian: gömb and hatáskör  
Italian: sfera   Japanese: and 分野  
Korean: 구체   Latvian: sfēra  
Polish: obszar and sfera   Portuguese: esfera  
Russian: сфера and шар   Slovene: krogla and sfera  
Spanish: esfera   Swedish: fack and klot and sfär  
Telugu: గోళము  
 
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