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Microorganism

A microorganism, or microbe,əm) uses combining forms of micro- (from the μικρός, mikros, "small") and organism from the ὀργανισμός, organismós, "organism"). It is usually written as a single word but is sometimes hyphenated (micro-organism), especially in older texts. The informal synonym microbe (b) comes from μικρός, mikrós, "small" and βίος, bíos, "life".}} is a microscopic organism, which may exist in its single-celled form or a colony of cells.

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