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microcosm

noun [C/U]  /ˈmɑɪ·krəˌkɑz·əm/ us  
a small place, society, or situation that has the same characteristics as something much larger: [C] What’s happened to us is a microcosm of what’s happened to industry in America.
Translations of “microcosm”
in Spanish microcosmos…
in Chinese (Traditional) 縮影, 微觀世界…
in Russian микромир…
in Turkish mini evren, küçük topluluk, mikrokozmoz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缩影, 微观世界…
in Polish mikrokosmos…
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