Words nearby microorganism
OTHER WORDS FROM microorganismmi·cro·or·gan·ic [mahy-kroh-awr-gan-ik] /ˌmaɪ kroʊ ɔrˈgæn ɪk/, mi·cro·or·gan·is·mal, adjective
Examples from the Web for micro-organism
Altogether there are many obscure points about this micro-organism, which is apt to assume a puzzling variety of forms.
The micro-organism is found in the secretions from the mouth, throat, or nose, and in particles of detached membrane.Health on the Farm|H. F. Harris
In that year Dr. Mueller took out a patent endeavoring to utilize the micro-organism in sewage for the purpose of purification.History of Sanitation|John Joseph Cosgrove
The lesions produced in the extreme expulsive efforts of the paroxysm form favorable niduses for the micro-organism.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh
This he also proved to be caused by a minute form of life, and that fowl cholera is due to still another form of micro-organism.Famous Men and Great Events of the Nineteenth Century|Charles Morris