What does the word spherical mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Sphereically.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Shaped like a sphere; globular.

Usage examples for spherical

  1. My memory came back so completely that I could recite long poems after a single reading, and no member of the class passed a more brilliant examination at the end of the term than I. At the end of the second term I could recite the whole of Legendre's geometry, plane and spherical, from beginning to end, without a question, and the class examination was recorded as the most remarkable which the academy had witnessed for many years. – The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I by William James Stillman
  2. The spherical mine case, which contains the explosive charge and the mechanism for igniting it, is only a part of the contrivance. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  3. Their beautiful spherical shapes have been frayed out so that they look sodden and weary and done up. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White