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terrarium

(tə-râr′ē-əm)
n. pl. terrar·iums or terrar·ia (-ē-ə)
A small enclosure or closed container in which selected living plants and sometimes small land animals, such as turtles and lizards, are kept.

terrarium

a closed glass container in which plants or small animals are cultivated.
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Lizards collected in 1991 and 1992 were transported to a lab room at McNeese State University and again were housed individually in 10-gallon terraria.
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Experiments were carried out in four long glass terraria of 20 cm width and 20 cm height containing a 7 cm thick layer of soil as a substrate (collected from their natural habitat).