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Meaning of “organism” - Learner’s Dictionary

organism

noun [C]     /ˈɔːɡənɪzəm/
a living thing, often one that is extremely small: Plants, animals, bacteria, and viruses are organisms.Bacteria, moulds, germs and viruses
Translations of “organism”
in Arabic كائن حَي…
in Korean 유기체…
in Malaysian organisma…
in French organisme…
in Turkish organizma…
in Italian organismo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物體, 有機體, 微生物…
in Russian организм, микроорганизм…
in Polish organizm…
in Vietnamese sinh vật…
in Spanish organismo…
in Portuguese organismo…
in Thai สิ่งมีชีวิต…
in German der Organismus…
in Catalan organisme…
in Japanese 有機体…
in Indonesian organisme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物体, 有机体, 微生物…
(Definition of organism from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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