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The process by which cells break down simple food molecules to release the energy they contain.
the process by which the body takes in and uses food
The basic unit of structure and function in living things
The process by which the body breaks down food into small nutrient molecules
Process by which metabolic wastes are eliminated from the body
process by which organisms maintain a relatively stable internal environment
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile offspring.
Diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane