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science honors

metric system

decimal system of measurement based on certain physical standards and scaled on multiples of 10


device that produces magnified images of structures that are too small to see with the unaided eye

compound light microscope

microscope that allows light to pass through a specimen and uses two lenses to form an image

electron microscope

microscope that forms an image by focusing beams of electrons onto a specimen

cell culture

group of cells grown in a nutrient solution from a single original cell

cell fractionation

technique in which cells are broken into pieces and the different cell parts are separated

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