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Asexual
Process by which a single parent reproduces by itself
Autotrophic
Organisms that make their own food
Cell
The basic unit of structure and function in living things
Domain
Most inclusive taxonomic category; larger than a kingdom
Eukaryotic
Has a nucleus
Heterotrophic
An organism that cannot make its own food.
Kingdom
large taxonomic group, consisting of closely related phyla
Multicellular
Consisting of many cells
Nucleus
Control center of the cell
Organism
A living thing
Prokaryotic
cells that do not have a nucleus
Reproduction
the production of offspring
sexual
reproduction in which the genes from two parents join to make an offspring
Taxonomy
The science of classifying organisms
Unicellular
Made of a single cell