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1 a more or less round body or mass
  • this sphere that we live on is just a tiny speck in the universe

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2 a region of activity, knowledge, or influence
  • higher mathematics is a little outside my sphere

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3 a ball-shaped gaseous celestial body that shines by its own light
  • perhaps there is indeed life on planets circling spheres in galaxies far, far away

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Synonyms & Antonyms of sphere (Entry 2 of 2)

as in roll, round

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The first known use of sphere was in the 14th century

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“Sphere.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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