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synonyms for organism

  • animal
  • creature
  • structure
  • being
  • body
  • entity
  • person
  • plant
  • morphon
See also synonyms for: organisms
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antonyms for organism

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  • abstract
  • concept
  • inanimate
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How to use organism in a sentence

Many speakers railed against uncertainties in releasing genetically engineered organisms.
GENETICALLY MODIFIED MOSQUITOES HAVE BEEN OK’D FOR A FIRST U.S. TEST FLIGHTSUSAN MILIUSAUGUST 22, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
To understand sex completely, we need an explanation that goes back to the primordial soup of very early complex organisms and the immediate survival pressures they were under.
SEX IS DRIVEN BY THE IMPETUS TO CHANGE - ISSUE 88: LOVE & SEXJILL NEIMARKAUGUST 12, 2020NAUTILUS
Cogdell wasn’t fully convinced at first that this approach would hold up for other photosynthetic organisms, such as the purple bacteria and green sulfur bacteria that live underwater and are named for the colors their pigments reflect.
WHY ARE PLANTS GREEN? TO REDUCE THE NOISE IN PHOTOSYNTHESIS.RODRIGO PÉREZ ORTEGAJULY 30, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Metabolisms are so low that these organisms can survive by consuming this ancient food matter.
HE FOUND ‘ISLANDS OF FERTILITY’ BENEATH ANTARCTICA’S ICESTEVE NADISJULY 20, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
“You can literally interpret the body of an organism as a guess about the structure of the environment,” Ramstead said.
WHAT IS AN INDIVIDUAL? BIOLOGY SEEKS CLUES IN INFORMATION THEORY.JORDANA CEPELEWICZJULY 16, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Biologists started to collect all specimens in a group of organisms, not just the most beautiful butterflies or birds, and discovered the general theory of evolution.
THE TWO FORMS OF MATHEMATICAL BEAUTYROBBERT DIJKGRAAFJUNE 16, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The environment is not just the physical surroundings of an organism, but also the other biological species with which it interacts.
EVOLUTION: WHY IT SEEMS TO HAVE A DIRECTION AND WHAT TO EXPECT NEXTMATTHEW WILLSJUNE 10, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
With additional sand, the mix had enough organisms to build two new concrete blocks.
THIS ‘LIVING’ CONCRETE SLURPS UP A GREENHOUSE GASCAROLYN WILKEMAY 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
All are organisms that can be easy for people to miss without some help.
CONSERVATION IS GOING TO THE DOGSALISON PEARCE STEVENSAPRIL 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
This gene-editing tool lets scientists tweak an organism’s DNA.
WHAT WOULD IT TAKE TO MAKE A UNICORN?CAROLYN WILKEMARCH 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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WORDS RELATED TO ORGANISM

  • animal
  • beast
  • body
  • conscious thing
  • creature
  • entity
  • human
  • human being
  • individual
  • living thing
  • mortal
  • organism
  • person
  • personage
  • soul
  • thing
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