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Ecosystems

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Carnivore
animals that eat only other animals
Compost
decaying organic material
Consumer
organisms that eat other organisms
Decomposer
organisms that break down and consume dead organisms
Ecosystem
living and nonliving parts working together to form a system
Food Web
path that energy flows from one organism to another
Herbivore
animals that eat only plants
Omnivore
animals that eat both plants and animals
Predator
an animal that hunts and preys on other animals
Producer
organisms that make food
Recycle
to convert waste into reusable material
Subsystem
when a system is part of a larger system
System
any collection of interacting parts that work together to make a whole or produce or perform a function
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