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- adj. of, or relating to the microcosm
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to the microcosm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of orpertaining to a microcosm or to anything that is regarded as such.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to or characteristic of a microcosm
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The salts of the urine, called microcosmic salt, are often mistaken for gravel, but are distinguishable both by their angles of crystallization, their adhesion to the sides or bottom of the pot, and by their not being formed till the urine cools.
More specifically, she wants people to think about their relationship with crows as a kind of microcosmic example of their relationship with the natural world.
That's my goal: to feel a small, microcosmic surge of that American can-do spirit.
The return of the retreating sun, which retrieves us from the dark of night, the pitch of winter, is a microcosmic recreation of the origination of the universe, the first birth of the sun.
Whatever is happening on a microcosmic level is also happening in the larger reality; it is all mirrored back.
It succeeds in demonstrating that our daily, microcosmic lives contain vastness and fantasy.
Were you intentionally seeking to showcase this microcosmic diversity?
In truth, the microcosmic aspect of the completed work didnt occur to me until after Id finished the manuscript.
The microcosmic version of the separation of church and state.
When you use description and details, try to focus on something microcosmic rather than about the atmosphere or scene as a whole.