Medical Dictionary


verb ger·mi·nate \ˈjər-mə-ˌnāt\

Medical Definition of GERMINATE

transitive verb
:  to cause to sprout or develop
intransitive verb
:  to begin to grow :  sprout
ger·mi·na·tion \ˌjər-mə-ˈnā-shən\ noun


May 25, 2015
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a noisy boisterous band or parade
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