**Globoid** is a related term of **ellipsoid**.

## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between globoid and ellipsoid

is that

**globoid** is (mathematics) of, or pertaining to, a globe while

**ellipsoid** is (mathematics) of or pertaining to an ellipse.

## As nouns the difference between **globoid** and **ellipsoid**

is that

**globoid** is (mathematics) a spherical representation or projection of a sphere or ellipsoid while

**ellipsoid** is (mathematics) a surface, all of whose cross sections are elliptic or circular (includes the sphere).

## As adjectives the difference between **globoid** and **ellipsoid**

is that

**globoid** is (mathematics) of, or pertaining to, a globe while

**ellipsoid** is shaped like an ellipse; elliptical.