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Germ

Spanish
English

germ
N

germ
N

germ
N

germ
N




Germanic
ADJ

Germanic
ADJ


germinal
ADJ
germinal
ADJ

Germanic
N

germicida
NF


gérmenes
NM


germinar
V
V


slang
ADJ


germane
ADJ

germane
ADJ

germane
ADJ

germane
ADJ

germane
ADJ


German
ADJ

German
N



German silver
N

germicide
N

germander
N


germana
NF

germana
NF


germen
NM

germen
NM

germen
NM

germen
NM



German measles
N

German measles
N

suizo alemán
German-Swiss

not germane
ADJ

inoportuno
ADJ
not germane to the issue
ADJ

Alemania occidental
NF
West Germany
N

Alemania oriental
NF
East Germany
N


NM
Ciudad alemana
Zurich
N
German city

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English Definitions

germ
N
anything that provides inspiration for later work
germ
N
a small apparently simple structure (as a fertilized egg) from which new tissue can develop into a complete organism
germ
N
a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use
germ cell
N
a spermatozoon or an ovum; a cell responsible for transmitting DNA to the next generation
germ layer
N
(embryology) any of the 3 layers of cells differentiated in embryos following gastrulation
germ plasm
N
the protoplasm of the germ cells that contains chromosomes and genes
germ pore
N
a pore in the outer wall of a spore or pollen grain through which the germ tube or pollen tube makes its exit on germination
germ theory
N
(medicine) the theory that all contagious diseases are caused by microorganisms
germ tube
N
(botany) a slender tubular outgrowth from a spore in germination
germ warfare
N
the use of harmful bacteria as a weapon
German
N
a person of German nationality
German
N
the standard German language; developed historically from West Germanic
German
of or pertaining to or characteristic of Germany or its people or language
German American
N
an American who was born in Germany or whose ancestors were German
German bee
N
dark-colored ill-tempered honeybee supposedly of German origin
German capital
N
capital of Germany located in eastern Germany
German chamomile
N
annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferior
German cockroach
N
small light-brown cockroach brought to United States from Europe; a common household pest
German Democratic Republic
N
a republic in north central Europe on the Baltic; established by the Soviet Union in 1954; reunified with West Germany in 1990
German iris
N
iris of northern Italy having deep blue-purple flowers; similar to but smaller than Iris germanica
German iris
N
a large iris with purple or white flowers, native to central and southern Europe
German ivy
N
South African succulent evergreen twining climber with yellow flowers grown primarily as a houseplant for its foliage; sometimes placed in genus Senecio
German language
N
the standard German language; developed historically from West Germanic
German lesson
N
instruction in the German language
German Luftwaffe
N
the German airforce
German mark
N
formerly the basic unit of money in Germany
German measles
N
a contagious viral disease that is a milder form of measles lasting three or four days; can be damaging to a fetus during the first trimester
German millet
N
millet having yellow grains in large drooping spikes
German monetary unit
N
monetary unit in Germany
German Nazi
N
a German member of Adolf Hitler's political party
german pancake
N
puffy mildly sweet lemon-flavored egg mixture sprinkled with confectioners' sugar and served with jam or a wine or fruit sauce
German police dog
N
breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind
German rampion
N
a coarse biennial of eastern North America with yellow flowers that open in the evening; naturalized in Europe
German shepherd
N
breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind
German shepherd dog
N
breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind
N
liver or liver-and-white hunting dog developed in Germany; 3/4 pointer and 1/4 bloodhound
German silver
N
a silver-white alloy containing copper and zinc and nickel
German tamarisk
N
Eurasian shrub resembling the tamarisk
German-American
of or relating to or characteristic of German Americans
German-speaking
able to communicate in German
germander
N
any of various plants of the genus Teucrium
germander speedwell
N
Old World plant with axillary racemes of blue-and-white flowers
germane
relevant and appropriate
N
pertinence by virtue of a close relation to the matter at hand
Germanic
N
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic
Germanic
of or relating to the language of Germans
Germanic
of or pertaining to the ancient Teutons or their languages
Germanic language
N
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic
N
a custom that is peculiar to Germany or its citizens
N
a specialist in the study of Germanic language or culture or literature
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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