How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"macro" is from "makros" (long or large) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "large" or "inclusive" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The main themes of macroeconomics are examined.|
|There is an unalterable law that the macrocosm (the totality) and the microcosm (the individual) are as like to each other as two drops of water.|