\ˌʌnɛɡzˈɔːstəbə͡l], \ˌʌnɛɡzˈɔːstəbəl], \ˌʌ_n_ɛ_ɡ_z_ˈɔː_s_t_ə_b_əl]\
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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 GlobigerinidÃ¦, pelagic family foraminifers.