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microcosmos

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noun mi·cro·cos·mos \ˈmī-krə-ˌkäz-məs, -ˌmōs, -ˌmäs\

Definition of microcosmos

  1. 1 :  microcosm

  2. 2 :  the microscopic or submicroscopic world



Origin of microcosmos

Middle English mycrocossmos, from Medieval Latin microcosmus


First Known Use: 13th century


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "microcosmos"


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