organic organic  /ɔr ˈɡæ nɪk/


  1. (n) a fertilizer that is derived from animal or vegetable matter
  2. (adj) relating or belonging to the class of chemical compounds having a carbon basis
  3. (adj) being or relating to or derived from or having properties characteristic of living organisms
  4. (adj) involving or affecting physiology or bodily organs
  5. (adj) of or relating to foodstuff grown or raised without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides or hormones
  6. (adj) simple and healthful and close to nature
  7. (adj) constitutional in the structure of something (especially your physical makeup)


Derived Word(s)


  1. Genetically modified crops are making their way into the organic food supply, but one farmer has a solution.
  2. By using cosmetic products that are marked organic or natural, consumers are taking precautions.
  3. By recycling organic waste--composting it--methane emissions are eliminated.


  1. Organic Candy Factory Serves Healthy, Natural Treats at the Juvenile Arthritis Association's Sweet Suite Party

    This past Saturday, the Organic Candy Factory joined a select group of vendors at the Juvenile Arthritis Association's Sweet Suite party to help raise funds for families affected by pediatric rheumatic diseases.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Your Certified Organic Beer Just Got More Organic

    Organic hops used to be a rare crop. So rare, in fact, that the rule makers at the U.S. Department of Agriculture decided in 2007 that organic hops weren’t necessary to make certified organic beer.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: via Yahoo! News

  3. Organic Potash Corporation Announces $1,000,000 CDN Private Placement Financing

    Organic Potash Corporation announced today that the Corporation will undertake a non-brokered private placement to raise gross proceeds of up to 10,000,000 common shares of the Corporation at a price of ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Word of the Day
propriety propriety
/prə ˈpraɪ ə ti /