A microscopic organism; a microorganism; -- particularly applied to bacteria and especially to pathogenic forms; as, the microbe of fowl cholera.
Another name for a micro-organism
A microbe, also called microorganism, is any organism too small to be visible to the naked eye. Bacteria, viruses, protozoans, certain fungi and some algae are microorganisms.
Synonymous with microorganism. Very small living organism.
A minute one-celled form of life not distinguishable as to its animal or vegetable nature. They are bacteria; germs producing fermentation, putrefaction and disease.
Any small, microscopic organism.
A very small organism eg algae, bacteria
A living thing that is so small, it can be seen only with a microscope. Bacteria, viruses, and algae are examples of microbes.
a general or non-specific term for any microorganism such as bacteria, fungi (molds), algae, or protozoa.
synonymous with micro-organism.
a very small (microscopic) living animal or virus.
A microscopic organism (typically referring to bacteria, viruses, certain algae, and protozoa).
One of many tiny creatures that live in, on, and all around us.
Used interchangeably with "microorganism". (See microorganism)
A tiny living organism (e.g., bacterium, protozoan, fungus), especially those that cause disease.
any microorganism or biologic agent that can replicate in humans (including bacteria, viruses, protozoa, fungi, and prions); in other usage, any multicellular organism.
A microscopic single cell organism.
Any minute living organism, particularly one capable of causing disease; viruses, because they are not living organisms, technically are not considered "microbes," but are more correctly referred to by a term such as "infectious agent."
A micro organism, such as bacterium.
A decomposer. Microbes are bacteria and are too small to be seen with the naked eye.
a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use
a general term that refers to tiny organisms, such as bacteria , viruses, fungi, and parasites
an invisible entity made visible through sensor technology
a single-celled organism
a tiny living organism that can only be seen with a microscope
a life form that can only be seen with a microscope.
Microbe is another word for microorganism; any organism too small to be visible to the naked eye, e.g. bacteria, viruses, protozoans, some fungi, and some algae are all microorganisms.
short for microorganism. A generic term for any organism that completes its life cycle at a size too tiny to be seen with the naked eye (less than 1 millimeter).
any organism too small to be visible to the naked eye. Micro-organisms include bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoa.
An organism that can only be seen using a microscope and not with the naked eye e.g. bacteria.
a tiny living organism, such as a bacterium or virus.
A minute living organism, especially applied to those minute forms of life that are capable of causing disease in animals, including bacteria, protozoa, and fungi.
(syn.: microorganism/ microorganism)
a microscopic organism, such as a bacterium, a virus or a protozoan.
another term for a microorganism, especially one that causes disease
A microorganism that can cause disease. Bacteria, molds and yeast that can grow on various food and equipment surfaces; the main cause of discoloration in meat and food poisoning.
A very tiny form of life -- microbes include bacteria, fungi, and protozoan parasites -- best visualized under a microscope. See the entire definition of Microbe
The general name for any organism so small it can only be seen through a microscope
a microscopic organism, germ
a microscopic organism, such as a BACTERIA, FUNGUS, PROTOZOA or VIRUS.
minute pathogenic organism
A plant or animal of microscopic size. Diatoms and protozoa are two types of microbes.
Minute plant or life.
A microorganism, and in this case, refers usually to disease-causing ones.
The shortened term for microorganism (see microorganism).
Minute living organism such as pathogenic bacteria and viruses
a microscopically visible organism in the size range of 1/100 to 1/1000 millimeter, mostly consisting of only a single cell. Individual Bacteria and Archaea are microbes.
A microbe is a microorganism, usually disease-causing.
An organism that's too small to be seen with the naked eye, especially bacteria, fungi, protozoans and viruses.
A one-celled life form visible only with the use of a microscope.
A tiny living organism such as bacteria or yeast that has the potential to trigger chronic illness and disease.
A minute living organism like bacteria, protozoa, and fungi.
microorganisms such as bacteria, algae, diatoms, plankton, and fungi.
Microorganism; any organism that can be seen only with the aid of a microscope.
a microorganism; a minute life form.
Microorganism; microbial, adj. Typically referring to an organism that cannot be seen by the naked eye.
Microbe (Zachary Smith Jr.) is a fictional character, a superhero from Marvel Comics. He debuted in New Warriors Vol. 3 #1. He is a mutant with the ability to communicate with germs and other microscopic organisms.