terms unit #1 micro

22 terms by mcostakis 

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

terms

pathogenic

ability to cause to disease

aseptic

w/o microbes

immunocompromised

weakened immune system

resolution

degree of sharpness as measured by the # of dots per linear inch

Iris Diaphragm

enhances detail of specimen

immersion

to plunge into or place under liquid

occular

eyepiece

nm

nanometer

um

micrometer

ubiquity

presence everywhere or in many places. esp. simultaneously

cynobacteria

blue-green pigmented organism

eukaryotic vs. prokaryotic

nucleus vs. no nucleus

multicellular

having several nuclei

protozoan

part of Kingdom Protista, single celled eukaryotic organism

Helminthes

parasitic worms

Domain

broadest level of classification

Kingdom

2nd level of classification, each Domain divided into Kingdoms

colony

cluster of cells appearing on a solid medium, each arising from the multiplication of a single cell

morph-

form

filamentous

composed or containing filaments

undulating

to move with a sinuous or wavy motion

agar

a polysaccharide found in seaweed and commonly used to prepare sold culture media

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