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(physics) the capacity of a physical system to do work


the act of deposing someone

rock cycle

sequence of events in which rocks are formed, destroyed, altered, and reformed by geological processes

plate tectonics

the branch of geology studying the folding and faulting of the earth's crust


pertaining to or exhibiting magnetism produced by electric charge in motion

relative dating

method of determining the age of a fossil by comparing its placement with that of fossils in other layers of rock


(biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix

endagered species

a species that is in danger of extinction throughout all or of a significant portion of its range


inherited characteristic that increases an organisms chance of survival


the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance

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