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||a microscopic organism that causes illness. Bacteria and viruses that cause diseases are called germs.
- bug, microbe, microorganism
- similar words:
- bacterium, virus
||a basic part of a living organism, such as the inside of a seed or the embryo of an egg, from which other parts grow.
- bud, embryo, offshoot, seed, spore, sprout