(n.) = globe ; balloon. Ex: A globe is a model of a celestial body, usually the earth or the celestial sphere, depicted on the surface of a sphere. Ex: 'That's not realistic,' he said and looked at her, as if to indicate that the balloon of her argument had suddenly had a pin stuck in it, and was expiring with a hiss. ---- * globo aerostático = hot-air balloon. * globo de aire caliente = hot-air balloon. * globo de ensayo = trial balloon. * globo de prueba = trial balloon. * globo, el = globe, the. * globo ocular = eyeball. * globo publicitario = advertising balloon. * globo sonda = trial balloon. * pez globo = puffer fish ; blowfish ; globefish ; puffer.