- a microorganism, especially a pathogenic bacterium.
Origin of microbe
Examples from the Web for microbial
Contemporary Examples of microbial
With these microbial systems in the Pilbara, you can see these things in the field and under the microscope.‘Oldest Signs of Life on Earth’ Found in Australia
November 13, 2013
Particular scientific interest has been focused on bacterial (and other microbial) diversity in our intestines.Buy That Breast Milk!
October 22, 2013
My research forced me to look at human societies from a microbial point of view, and they looked remarkably fragile.The Coming Bioattack
June 5, 2009
Historical Examples of microbial
Pasteur's discovery of the microbial cause of puerperal fever has in itself enormously reduced the deaths of women in child-birth.The Pros and Cons of Vivisection
- any microscopic organism, esp a disease-causing bacterium
Word Origin for microbe
- A microorganism, especially a bacterium that causes disease; a minute life form. No longer in technical use.
- A microorganism, especially a bacterium that causes disease. See Note at germ.