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glŏmus (glōm- , Lucr. 1, 360; v. Lachm.), ĕris, n. for glob-mus, kindr. with globus,
I.a ball or clue of yarn, thread, etc. (very rare).
I. In gen.: “lanae,Lucr. 1, 360 (v. Lachm. ad h. l.); Hor. Ep. 1, 13, 14: “lini,Plin. 36, 13, 19, § 91: “staminis albi,Scrib. Comp. 142.—
II. In partic.: glomus in sacris crustulum cymbi figura ex oleo coctum appellatur, Paul. ex Fest. p. 98 Müll. (in Cato and Varro globus).
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