Meaning of “organic” in the English Dictionary

"organic" in English

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uk /ɔːˈɡæn.ɪk/ us /ɔːrˈɡæn.ɪk/
adverb uk /ɔːˈɡæn.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ɔːrˈɡæn.ɪ.kəl.i/

The wine is made from organically grown grapes.

(Definition of “organic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ɔrˈɡæn·ɪk/

organic adjective (LIVING)

[ not gradable ] consisting of or relating to living plants and animals, or the substances of which they are made

biology, chemistry [ not gradable ] Organic also means relating to, or belonging to a group of substances containing the chemical element carbon.

organic adjective (NO CHEMICALS)

not using artificial chemicals in the production of plants and animals for food:

organic fruits and vegetables

(Definition of “organic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"organic" in Business English

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uk /ɔːˈɡænɪk/ us

ENVIRONMENT relating to growing food or other products without using artificial chemicals:

Are these carrots organic?
The baby clothes were made of 100% organic cotton.
organic farming/agriculture/gardening
organic farmers/growers

MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE relating to the growth in a company, etc. that is achieved without buying other companies:

All this planned expansion will be organic, not achieved through acquisitions.

organically reared cattle
The Group has grown organically this year.

(Definition of “organic” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)