noun, plural vi·var·i·ums, vi·var·i·a [vahy-vair-ee-uh, vi-]. /vaɪˈvɛər i ə, vɪ-/.
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The base of the vivarium or breeding cage should never be made of tin, but always of zinc.Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects|C. V. Riley
It is often a troublesome overrunner of the fresh-water vivarium.An Elementary Text-book of the Microscope|John William Griffith
The vivarium consists of eight immense arches two stories high, formed from blocks of travertine.Rambles in Rome|S. Russell Forbes
Fishermen, when returning from the northern fishery, generally find their vivarium full of these graceful vermin.Animal Parasites and Messmates|P. J. Van Beneden
Mr. Jesse says, that those in his vivarium throw off all reserve at the sight of a cockchafer, which they devour with eagerness.The Book of the Aquarium and Water Cabinet|Shirley Hibberd