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germ
Inglés americano: /dʒərm/
Inglés británico: /dʒəːm/

Traducción de germ en español:

noun

  • 1 (Medicine) I don't want your germs!
    no me pases los microbios
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • But since pasteurisation kills not only germs but also useful bacteria, a culture is added to the milk in order to reintroduce all essential bacteria.
    • Like many germs, the bacteria that cause botulism in infants are everywhere in the environment.
    • The hands that treat patients and the instruments used to save lives could be spreading deadly germs.
  • 2 2.1 (Biology, Botany)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Many multicellular organisms have a germ that is segregated early in the development.
    • These bodies are obviously organized, resembling in all points the germs of the lowest organisms, and diverse in size and structure.
    • A mesenchymal signal triggers an ectodermal cell to proliferate and the cells grow downward to form a hair germ.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Parching destroys the germ so the seed will not sprout, hardens the kernel, and loosens the tight hull so it can be removed.
    • After the husk is removed, the rice is milled to remove the bran and the germ or embryo.
    • Damage occurs when beetles feed on the seed and destroy the germ, resulting in an uneven stand.
    2.2 (beginning) the germ of an idea
    el germen de una idea

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