Microorganism vs Monadic - What's the difference?

microorganism | monadic |


As a noun microorganism

is (microbiology) an organism that is too small to be seen by the unaided eye, especially a single-celled organism, such as a bacterium.

As an adjective monadic is

(philosophy) of or relating to a monad.

microorganism

Alternative forms

* micro-organism *

Noun

(en noun)
  • (microbiology) An organism that is too small to be seen by the unaided eye, especially a single-celled organism, such as a bacterium.
  • The cud is then reswallowed and further digested by specialized microorganisms that live in the rumen.

    See also

    * macroorganism English words with vowel pseudo-digraphs ----

    monadic

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (philosophy) of or relating to a monad
  • (chemistry) univalent
  • (biology) of or relating to the Monas genus of microorganisms
  • (mathematics) having an arity of one (taking a single argument or operand)
  • Derived terms

    * monadic predicate logic

    See also

    * dyadic * triadic * polyadic