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  • n. Any supposed microorganism much smaller than a bacterium

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Examples

  • We're dealing with sort of a — a soil nanobacterium.

    Starfish

  • "indestructible" bacterium Deinococcus radiodurans that (probably) survived the Trinity A-bomb test is a worthy emblem for New Mexico, while the titchy state of Rhode Island would feel mighty next to a nanobacterium.

    New Scientist - Online News

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