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Biology Vocab

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Projections
Extension off surface of an organism or object
Diversity
Differences , variety
Extraction
Take out or remove
Succession
Chain of events leading from one point to another
Composed
Made of
Stimulates
Cause to be , start something
Optimal
The best
Ceases
Stops
Susceptible
More likely to be affected, more likely to get
Variation
Differences , variety
Indirect
Not directly caused by or resulting from something , not straight
Native
An organism that originates from that area.
Enabling
Causing to happen
Distinguish
Recognize, point out, discern
Obstruct
Block
Transport
Move
Disinigrates
Breaks up into smaller parts, weaken , break apart , break down
Thrive
Prosper ,grow or develop well
Tolerant
Able to endure a specific treatment or condition
Synthesis
To make
Intensity
Power , strength, or forceful
Static
Still , not moving ,not changing ; stays the same .
Implant
Insert, adding to something .
Locomotion
Movement
Genome
Dan , full set of chromosomes
Foul
Unpleasing, bad
Concentration
An amount of a substance
Gradient
Change in the amount of particles
Emit
Put off , give off
Fluorescence
Producing visible light
Differentiates
To distinguish between
Dispersed
Spread out
Abundant
A lot , many , a bunch , plenty
Indicates
Point out , show , suggest
Permeable
Able to pass through
Impermeable
Not able to pass through
Hybridized
Combination
Exotic
Not native , foreign , from another place
Complementary
Along with , benefits
Distribute
Give out , share , deal out , and spread
Salinity
Salty
Dormant
Not active
Venemous
Produce venom , toxic , harmful
Logging
Cutting down trees
Palatable
Pleasant to taste, appetizing , edible
Interference
Disturb, prevent from continuing
Dilate
Becoming larger , open
Constrict
Becoming smaller close up tightly