microcosm
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microcosm
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (small-scale representation)
a. el microcosmos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Many say that the family unit is a microcosm of humanity as a whole.Muchos dicen que la unidad familiar es un microcosmos de la humanidad entera.
b. el microcosmo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I love the airport. It's like a microcosm of the world.Me encanta el aeropuerto. Es como un microcosmo del mundo.
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microcosm
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el microcosmos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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microcosm [ˈmaɪkrəʊkɒzəm]
noun
microcosmo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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