IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
OTHER WORDS FROM organismor·gan·is·mic, or·gan·is·mal, adjectiveor·gan·is·mi·cal·ly, adverbsu·per·or·gan·ism, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH organismorganism , orgasm
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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
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
WGA is classified as a lectin—a term for a protein produced by an organism to protect itself from predation.
And those necessary steps tend to mean that the organism behaves as a unit.
It decides to pounce on a prey, to hide in the grass, to take off and fly, so the organism does behave as a very unitary entity.
Gerwig: Sometimes we had that element of moving as one organism: the damsels.The Damsels in ‘Damsels in Distress’ Discuss the Film, Director Whit Stillman, and Women in Films|Geoff Berkshire|April 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I will describe this double stage of the organism by the phrase 'larval dimorphism.'The Life of the Fly|J. Henri Fabre
Thus, great size in an organism is likely to be produced at the expense of the germinal cell-forming molecules.The Making of Species|Douglas Dewar
No matter how well you may know each single part, yet you will not understand the whole machine or organism by this means alone.The Positive Outcome of Philosophy|Joseph Dietzgen
Every variation of every organism is in some measure determined by the constitution of the organism.Theism|Robert Flint
Dying is that breakdown in an organism which throws it out of correspondence with some necessary part of the environment.Natural Law in the Spiritual World|Henry Drummond