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animalculist (plural animalculists)
- (now historical) A believer in the theory that the embryo exists preformed within the spermatozoon; a proponent of animalculism. [from 18th c.]
- (obsolete) Someone who studies animalcules. [19th c.]
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believer in the theory of animalculism
someone who studies animalcules
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