\flˈɛɡmənəs ɡastɹˈa͡ɪtɪs], \flˈɛɡmənəs ɡastɹˈa‍ɪtɪs], \f_l_ˈɛ_ɡ_m_ə_n_ə_s ɡ_a_s_t_ɹ_ˈaɪ_t_ɪ_s]\
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1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland

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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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