crap asss stupid ripper ass work fat jerk

60 terms by sarajake 

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

adaption

a trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce

antibody

a substance produced by the body that destroys or inactivates an antigen that has entered the body

cilia

short structures projecting from a cell and containing bundles of microtubules that move a cell through its surroundings or move fluid over the cell's surface

eyespot

an eyelike marking (as on the wings of some butterflies)

gamete

a mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes

unicellular

having or consisting of a single cell

hydra

small tubular solitary freshwater hydrozoan polyp

meiosis

(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms

planarian

A free-living flatworm found in unpolluted ponds and streams.

mammal

vertebrate animal whose female suckles its young

exoskeleton

hard protective structure developed outside the body, as the shell of a lobster

protein

any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells

ribosome

...

segmentation

Division of an animal body along its length into a series of repeated parts called segments

MOTILE

one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action

transgenic

genetically modified organism whose source of new genetic material is a different species

vector

a variable quantity that can be resolved into components

gamete

a mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes

dominant

(music) the fifth note of the diatonic scale, trait that will show up in an organism's phenotype if gene is present

heterozygous

having two different alleles for a trait

amino acid

basic building blocks of protein molecules

bacteria

single-celled organisms that lack a nucleus; prokaryotes

cell wall

strong layer around the cell membrane in plants, algae, and some bacteria

DNA

Deoxyribonucleic acid

fission

a nuclear reaction in which a massive nucleus splits into smaller nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy

genus

a classification grouping that contains similar, closely related organisms

host

an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite

mitosis

part of eukaryotic cell division during which the cell nucleus divides

nucleotide

a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside

invertebre

animal without a spine

appendage

a part that is joined to something larger

dna fingerprint

an individual's unique banding pattern on an electrophoresis gel, determined by restriction fragments of the person's DNA

protist

free-living or colonial organisms with diverse nutritional and reproductive modes

rna

ribonucleic acid

species

(biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed

taxonomy

a classification of organisms into groups based on similarities of structure or origin etc

translation

rewording something in less technical terminology

virus

a harmful or corrupting agency

homozygous

having two identical alleles for a trait

recessive

The inherited characteristic often masked by the dominant characteristic and not seen in an organism.

autotroph

an organism that makes its own food

binary fission

the division of a prokaryotic cell into two offspring cells

chromosome

a threadlike body in the cell nucleus that carries the genes in a linear order

eukaryote

organism whose cells contain nuclei

flagella

long, thin, whip-like structures, with a core of microtubules, that enable some cells to move

multicellular

made of many cells

heterotroph

an organism that cannot make its own food

sponge

primitive multicellular marine animal whose porous body is supported by a fibrous skeletal framework

mutation

(genetics) any event that changes genetic structure

parasite

an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal or plant)

vertebre

a backbone

double helix

two strands of nucleotides wound about each other; structure of DNA

prokaryote

unicellular organism lacking a nucleus

replication

the act of making copies

scientific name

genus and species

sessile

attached directly by the base

transcription

the act of making a record (especially an audio record)

vaccine

a preparation of weakened or killed pathogens

heredity

the biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next

genetics

the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set