Definition of Archaeon

1. Noun. A microorganism, physically resembling a bacterium, of the kingdom Archaea. ¹



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Definition of Archaeon

1. archaean [n -CHAEA] - See also: archaean

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Archaeon

archaeologic
archaeological
archaeologically
archaeologies
archaeologist
archaeologists
archaeology
archaeomagnetic
archaeomagnetism
archaeometallurgist
archaeometallurgists
archaeometallurgy
archaeometrist
archaeometrists
archaeometry
archaeon (current term)
archaeons
archaeophyte
archaeophytes
archaeopteryx
archaeopteryxes
archaeornis
archaeostomatous
archaeozoic
archaeozoological
archaeozoologist
archaeozoologists
archaeozoology
archaeplastid
archaeus

Literary usage of Archaeon

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1. Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery: Containing Historical and by W[illiam] Herbert, Sir William Dugdale (1804)
"He further adds *, • archaeon. p. 161. ' " The citizens of London,'* says Fitzstephen, « every where and throughout the whole kingdom are esteemed the ..."

2. Mythical Monsters by Charles Gould (1886)
"... about one archaeon or twenty-eight inches long, and twisted from the root till within a finger's length of the tip, where it was divided, like a fork, ..."

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