animalculum

[ an-uh-mal-kyuh-luh m ]
/ ˌæn əˈmæl kyə ləm /

noun, plural an·i·mal·cu·la [an-uh-mal-kyuh-luh] /ˌæn əˈmæl kyə lə/.

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Origin of animalculum

First recorded in 1670–80
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