\kˈɔːɹə͡l sˈɜːvɪs], \kˈɔːɹə‍l sˈɜːvɪs], \k_ˈɔː_ɹ_əl s_ˈɜː_v_ɪ_s]\
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1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
By Daniel Lyons

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  • A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of Globigerinidæ, pelagic family foraminifers.
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