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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
Example sentences from the Web for organism
This year, Blum’s team and two other groups of researchers reported that mercury pollution also reaches organisms in deep-sea trenches.Researchers found signs of human pollution in animals living six miles beneath the sea|Kate Baggaley|November 19, 2020|Popular Science
Essential genes are often thought to be frozen in evolutionary time — evolving only very slowly if at all, because changing or dying would lead to the death of the organism.Scientists Find Vital Genes Evolving in Genome’s Junkyard|Viviane Callier|November 16, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The theory of evolution states that groups of organisms change over time.
In the paper, the researchers discuss the possibility of taking samples for eDNA use while at the same time using methods like hydroacoustics, which detect the presence of organisms deep underwater, to tell them where to take the sample.Scientists are tracking down deep sea creatures with free-floating DNA|Kat Eschner|November 5, 2020|Popular Science
There’s great variety in intromitta because they — like every other part of an organism — have been shaped by evolutionary pressures.‘Phallacy’ deflates myths about the penises of the animal kingdom|Bethany Brookshire|November 3, 2020|Science News
The task scientists now face is the reconstruction of the superorganism.
The directions for the superorganism—the walking, living, eating, breathing, correctly functioning you—comprise 151 pages.