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Definition of organism noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    organism

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈɔrɡəˌnɪzəm//
     
     
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  1. 1a living thing, especially one that is extremely small see also micro-organism
  2. 2a system consisting of parts that depend on each other the social organism (= society)
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: organism

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