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English definition of “macrocosm”

macrocosm

noun [C]     /ˈmæk.rəʊˌkɒz.əm/ US  /-roʊˌkɑː.zəm/
any large organized system considered as a whole , rather than as a group of smaller systems → Compare microcosmClassifying and creating order the macrocosm the universe The Earth and outer space - general words
(Definition of macrocosm noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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