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synonyms for organisms

  • bacilli
  • germs
  • microbes
  • pathogens
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How to use organisms in a sentence

In suppurations of the urinary tract pus-producing organisms may be found.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
"Sleeping sickness" is a late stage when the organisms have invaded the cerebrospinal fluid.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Various organisms have been found in other forms of meningitis—the pneumococcus most frequently.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It is probably caused by two micro-organisms living in symbiosis—one a fusiform bacillus, the other a long spirillum (Fig. 124).
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Upon ulcerated surfaces it is often mingled with other spiral micro-organisms, which adds to the difficulty of its detection.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Pathological micro-organisms have very complicated products which are in large part poisonous.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
There are certain diseases which are not called specific, because they may be produced by various micro-organisms.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
These organisms are light and delicate, their density of body very slight, their weight slighter still.
URANIACAMILLE FLAMMARION
Czapek says: "The well-known methyl pentoses do not occur in the free state in plant organisms so far as we know."
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
But the germ-cells or germplasm continue to be immortal or deathless in the same sense as in the simplest organisms.
TABOO AND GENETICSMELVIN MOSES KNIGHT, IVA LOWTHER PETERS, AND PHYLLIS MARY BLANCHARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ORGANISMS

  • bacilli
  • germs
  • microbes
  • organisms
  • pathogens
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.