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noun [C] uk   us   /ˈpæθ.ə.dʒən/
any small organism, such as a virus or a bacterium that can cause disease: a dangerous pathogen
adjective uk   us   /ˌpæθ.əˈdʒen.ɪk/
Translations of “pathogen”
in Chinese (Traditional) 病原體…
in Chinese (Simplified) 病原体…
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