Synonyms for germ

Synonyms for (noun) germ

Synonyms: microbe, bug, germ

Definition: a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use

Similar words: micro-organism, microorganism

Definition: any organism of microscopic size

Synonyms: germ

Definition: a small apparently simple structure (as a fertilized egg) from which new tissue can develop into a complete organism

Similar words: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure

Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing

Usage: he has good bone structure

Synonyms: germ, source, seed

Definition: anything that provides inspiration for later work

Similar words: inspiration

Definition: arousal of the mind to special unusual activity or creativity

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