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germnoun

uk   /dʒɜːm/ us   /dʒɝːm/
  • germ noun (ORGANISM)

C1 [C usually plural] a very small organism that causes disease: Wash your hands so you don't get germs on the food. Rats and flies spread germs.

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(Definition of germ from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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germnoun

us   /dʒɜrm/
  • germ noun (ORGANISM)

[C usually pl] a very small organism that causes disease: The patient has little natural resistance to germs.
  • germ noun (ORIGIN)

[C] the origin of something that develops, esp. a cell from which grain grows or the beginning of an idea: Alejandro’s suggestion was the germ of an idea.
(Definition of germ from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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