- the branch of biology dealing with the structure, function, uses, and modes of existence of microscopic organisms.
Origin of microbiology
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- the branch of biology involving the study of microorganisms
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- The branch of biology that deals with microorganisms and their effects on other living organisms.
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- The scientific study of microorganisms.
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