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germ

noun
 
 
/dʒɜːm/
[C] a very small living thing that causes disease
zarazek
Wash your hands before cooking so that you don't spread germs.Bacteria, moulds, germs and viruses
the germ of sth the beginning of something
zalążek czegoś
the germ of a brilliant ideaBeginnings and starts
Translations of “germ”
in Korean 세균…
in Arabic جَرْثومة…
in French microbe, germe…
in Italian microbo, germe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物體, 病菌, 細菌…
in Russian микроб, бактерия…
in Turkish mikrop…
in Spanish germen, embrión, principio…
in Portuguese micróbio…
in German der Krankheitserreger, der Keim…
in Catalan germen, microbi…
in Japanese ばい菌, 細菌, 病原菌…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物体, 病菌, 细菌…
(Definition of germ from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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