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germ
dʒɜrm
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use.
  2. A small apparently simple structure (as a fertilized egg) from which new tissue can develop into a complete organism.
  3. Anything that provides inspiration for later work.
Hyphenationgerm
Part of Speech(名) noun
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微生物wēi shēngwùmicroorganism
细菌xìjūn, xìjùn (Tw)bacterium; germ
幼芽yòuyábuds; sprouts
胚芽pēiyábud; sprout; germ
jūn, jùn (Tw)germ; bacteria; fungus; mold
微菌wēijūnbacterium; germ
萌芽méngyáto sprout (lit. or fig.); to bud; to germinate; germ; seed; bud
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