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Definition microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them) that can both cause disease and be beneficial. They are different and larger than viruses.
  • The infection is caused by a bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics.
bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • She survived a severe infection of MRSA bacteria.
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • After taking antibiotics, I eat yogurt to help replace healthy bacteria.
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • ...he hoped, that he didn't get any of the bad bacteria.
    Louis Sachar  --  Holes
  • bacteria = tiny organisms so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • ...thinking about how cows literally could not survive if it weren't for the bacteria in their guts, and how that sort of means that cows do not exist as independent life-forms,
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
  • bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • you may have hit on the supreme way to kill pathogenic bacteria.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • Most E. coli bacteria help us digest food, synthesize vitamins, and guard against dangerous organisms.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • In fact, man lived in a sea of bacteria.
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • "There's definitely a suite of bacteria there, but I don't think that's the central problem."
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • I know a lot about bacteria and germs, so this is all very challenging for me.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • Even fungi and bacteria are inhabited by viruses and are occasionally destroyed by them.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • They can develop into new types of bacteria that the drugs don't affect.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore's Dilemma
  • bacteria = microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • Bacterial activity, certain nutrients provided by animal life, etc. None of that is happening on Mars.
    Andy Weir  --  The Martian
  • bacterial = related to microorganisms (living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them)
  • Made from all natural ingredients, it neutralizes odor-causing fungi and bacteria.
    Louis Sachar  --  Holes
  • bacteria = tiny organisms so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • Who cares if he wants his bacteria in my mouth?
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
  • bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • A thought appeared in my mind undeniable as the sun in a clear sky: He's going to want to put his bacteria in your mouth.
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
  • bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • Thoughts are just a different kind of bacteria, colonizing you.
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
  • bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • The combined weight of the earth's bacteria is 400 billion tons.
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
  • bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • Sometimes you clear out the healthy bacteria and that's when C. diff comes in.
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
  • bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them
  • It was saying that my bacteria were affecting my thinking—maybe not directly, but through the information they told my gut to send to my brain.
    John Green  --  Turtles All the Way Down
bacteria = living creatures so small it takes a microscope to see them

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