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microcosm

noun /ˈmaikrouˌkozəm/
something that has the same qualities as something much larger
microcosmos
The classroom is a microcosm of the external community.
microcosmic /ˌmaikrouˈkozmik/ adjective relating to a microcosm.
microcósmico
Translations of “microcosm”
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…
(Definition of microcosm from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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