animalcula animalcula

Definition(s):

  • (n) microscopic organism such as an amoeba or paramecium

Usage(s):

  1. As microscopes were improved more kinds of animalcula were observed, and doctors gradually associated them with disease.
  2. When these animalcula or living atoms moved, they put forth two little horns, continually moving.
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/ˈɪn tə ɡrəl /