macrobian

Describes any organism which has a long life

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • macrobian — MACROBIÁN, Ă, macrobieni, e, adj. (biol.: despre fiinţe) Longeviv; (rar) macrobit. [pr.: bi an] – Din fr. macrobien. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  MACROBIÁN adj. v. longeviv. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime …   Dicționar Român

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  • macrobian — mac·ro·bi·an …   English syllables

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  • macrobit — MACROBÍT, Ă, macrobiţi, te, adj. (biol.) Macrobian – Din fr. macrobite. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  MACROBÍT, Ă adj. Macrobian. [< fr. macrobite]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 18.10.2006. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

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