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sceince Plants to Bacteria Chapter 1 Vocabulary

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classificatoin
the process of grouping things based on thier similarities
binomial nomenclature
a system for giving each organism a two-word scientific name that consists of the genus name followed by the species name
species
a group of similar organisms that can mate with each other and produce fertile offspring
taxonomy
the science of describing, naming, and classifying organisms
genus
(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species
evolution
change in a kind of organism over time
taxonomic key
A series of paired statements that describe the physical characteristics of different organisms.