microcosmos

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

micro- +‎ cosmos

Noun[edit]

microcosmos (plural microcosmoi or microcosmoses)

  1. A small or microscopic cosmos; a microcosm.
    • 1916, Classical Philology (University of Chicago Press), volume 11, page 222:
      So the double men of Aristophanes are microcosmoi (p. 566); as the world is divided, so are they.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

microcosmōs

  1. accusative plural of microcosmus

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French microcosme or Latin microcosmus.

Noun[edit]

microcosmos n (plural microcosmosuri)

  1. microcosm; a little world in miniature.

Declension[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

microcosmos m (plural microcosmos)

  1. microcosmos

Noun[edit]

microcosmos

  1. plural of microcosmo

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