Animalculine
Animalcular An`i*mal"cu*lar, Animalculine An`i*mal"cu*line, a. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, animalcules. ``Animalcular life.'' --Tyndall. [1913 Webster]

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  • animalculine — an·i·mal·cu·line …   English syllables

  • animalculine — adjective see animalcular …   Useful english dictionary

  • Animalcular — An i*mal cu*lar, Animalculine An i*mal cu*line, a. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, animalcules. Animalcular life. Tyndall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • animalcule — animalcular /an euh mal kyeuh leuhr/, animalculine /an euh mal kyeuh lin/, animalculous, adj. /an euh mal kyoohl/, n. 1. a minute or microscopic animal, nearly or quite invisible to the naked eye, as an infusorian or rotifer. 2. Archaic. a tiny… …   Universalium

  • Lilliputian — adj 1. diminutive, tiny, wee, Inf. teeny, All Baby Talk. itty bitty, eensy weensy, teensy, teeny weeny, teensy weensy; miniscule, microscopic, atomic, animalculine, animalculous; miniature, small scale, pocket sized, bantam, short, abridged;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • minute — I n 1. a short time, a little while, bit, Inf. jiffy, Inf. whipstitch; moment, second, Inf. sec, split second, instant; flash, twinkling, twinkle, breath, trice; eyewink, wink of an eye, Fr. coup d oeil. twinkling of an eye, Inf. bat of an eye,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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