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Organism

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  1. The term "organism" (Greek ὀργανισμός - organismos, from Ancient Greek ὄργανον - organon "organ, instrument, tool") first appeared in the English language in 1701 and took on its current definition by 1834 (Oxford English Dictionar

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  2. In biology, an organism is a living thing (such as animal, plant, fungus, or micro-organism)

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  3. In at least some form, all organisms are capable of reacting to stimuli, reproduction, growth and maintenance as a stable whole (after FAO)

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  4. may be unicellular or made up, as in humans, of many billions of cells grouped into specialized tissues and organs

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  5. The phrase complex organism describes any organism with more than one cell

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