OTHER WORDS FROM organismor·gan·is·mic, or·gan·is·mal, adjectiveor·gan·is·mi·cal·ly, adverbsu·per·or·gan·ism, noun
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Many speakers railed against uncertainties in releasing genetically engineered organisms.Genetically modified mosquitoes have been OK’d for a first U.S. test flight|Susan Milius|August 22, 2020|Science News
To understand sex completely, we need an explanation that goes back to the primordial soup of very early complex organisms and the immediate survival pressures they were under.Sex Is Driven by the Impetus to Change - Issue 88: Love & Sex|Jill Neimark|August 12, 2020|Nautilus
Cogdell wasn’t fully convinced at first that this approach would hold up for other photosynthetic organisms, such as the purple bacteria and green sulfur bacteria that live underwater and are named for the colors their pigments reflect.Why Are Plants Green? To Reduce the Noise in Photosynthesis.|Rodrigo Pérez Ortega|July 30, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Metabolisms are so low that these organisms can survive by consuming this ancient food matter.He Found ‘Islands of Fertility’ Beneath Antarctica’s Ice|Steve Nadis|July 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
“You can literally interpret the body of an organism as a guess about the structure of the environment,” Ramstead said.What Is an Individual? Biology Seeks Clues in Information Theory.|Jordana Cepelewicz|July 16, 2020|Quanta Magazine
He also wants to “replace every existing organism with a better one.”
“It is well established that a fetus is not a ‘person’; rather it is a sui generis organism,” the ruling stated.
They need to become streamlined: an organism that is basically very primitive.Vampires without Glitter or Girl Problems: Inside Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’|Andrew Romano|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute produced the first living organism with synthetic bacteria this May.
WGA is classified as a lectin—a term for a protein produced by an organism to protect itself from predation.
The organism is an actively motile spiral thread, about four times the diameter of a red corpuscle in length.
The organism is a short, thick diplobacillus, is frequently intracellular, and is Gram-negative (Fig. 126).
The state is, therefore, an artificial organism for the promotion of individual and collective good.
There are other infective diseases, in which we have not yet found the causative micro-organism, but we presume its existence.
We do not know the cause of yellow fever despite the claims of Sanarelli that he has isolated the specific micro-organism.