Words Like GERM
We have put together a list of words that are similar to GERM.
8 Alternative Words Similar to germ
4 examples of germ
the germ of a fetus, of a plant or flower, and the like
the germ of civil liberty
germ area, germ disc, germ membrane, germ nucleus, germ sac, etc.
the don't eat food that falls on the floor, it may have germs on it
10 definitions of germ
That which is to develop a new individual; ; the earliest form under which an organism appears.
That from which anything springs; origin; first principle.
The germ cells, collectively, as distinguished from the somatic cells, or soma. Germ is often used in place of germinal to form phrases
A microorganism, especially a disease-causing bacterium or virus; -- used informally, .
anything that provides inspiration for later work
a small apparently simple structure (as a fertilized egg) from which new tissue can develop into a complete organism
a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use
Biology A small mass of protoplasm or cells from which a new organism or one of its parts may develop.
The earliest form of an organism; a seed, bud, or spore.