1. A microbe; a microorganism. 2. A primordium; the earliest trace of a structure within an embryo. [L. germen, sprout, bud, germ]
dental g. tooth g
enamel g. the enamel organ of a developing tooth; one of a series of knoblike projections from the dental lamina, later becoming bell-shaped and receiving in its hollow the dental papilla.
reserve tooth g. enamel organ and papilla of a permanent tooth.
tooth g. the enamel organ and dentin papilla, constituting the developing tooth.dental g;
wheat g. the embryo of wheat; contains thiamine, riboflavin, and other vitamins.
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