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adj. germ·i·er, germ·i·est
Full of germs.

germ′i·ness n.
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adj, germier or germiest
full of germs
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(ˈdʒɜr mi)

adj. germ•i•er, germ•i•est.
full of germs.
germ′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.germy - full of germs or pathological microorganisms; "the water in New York harbor is oily and dirty and germy"
infected, septic - containing or resulting from disease-causing organisms; "a septic sore throat"; "a septic environment"; "septic sewage"
germfree - free from germs or pathogenic organisms; sterile; "a germfree environment"
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As parents, the founders of Berry Lane didn't want to sit on, or set little ones on a dusty, dirty, germy, allergen-packed floor or interlocking puzzle piece mat that collects germs in between every edge (talk about hours of needless cleaning!) so Berry Lane created a ONE PIECE playmat that cleans down with a single swipe!
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Rookie Germy Mahinay scored with one minute and 44 seconds left, while transferee Ken Zamora scored on a gutsy drive with less than 20 seconds remaining to give UST a 76-71 breather.
But given that many of us germy people are healthy, exposure to bacteria is not sufficient to make people sick.
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