Apologia -- The Human Body: Fearfully and Wonderfully Made! Module 1: An Organizational Overview and Some Review

Vocabulary from Module 1 of Apologia Educational Ministries' The Human Body: Fearfully and Wonderfully Made! by Dr. Jay Wile and Marilyn M. Shannon, M.A. There is also a crossword puzzle for this module at e-learninglinks.com.
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Effector
A structure in the body that can change the value of a variable
Endocytosis
The process by which large molecules are taken into the cell
Exocytosis
Transportation of material from inside the cell to outside the cell
Gross Anatomy
The study of the macroscopic structures of an organism
Histology
The study of tissues
Homeostasis
A state of equilibrium in the body with respect to its functions, chemical levels, and tissues
Microscopic Anatomy
The study of the microscopic structures of an organism
Organ
A group of tissues specialized for a particular function
Physiology
The study of the functions of an organism and its parts
Selective Permeability
The ability to let certain materials in or out while restricting others
Tissues
Groups of cells specialized for a particular function