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chapter 6; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE
host cell
bacteriophage
capsid
lysogenic
A cell in which a virus replicates
A virus that infects a bacterium
An outer protein coat
A replication cycle in which the virus's nucleic acid is inte…
host cell
A cell in which a virus replicates
bacteriophage
A virus that infects a bacterium
chapter 6; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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biology chapter 1 (Glencoe - The Dynamics of Life)
adaption
biology
development
energy
any inherited structure, behavior, or internal process that e…
The study of life
All of the changes that take place during the life of an orga…
ability to cause change; organisms use to perform biologyical…
adaption
any inherited structure, behavior, or internal process that e…
biology
The study of life
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Biochemistry; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe, Ch 6
atom
compound
covalent bond
element
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
a chemical bond that involves sharing a pair of electrons bet…
any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur…
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
compound
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
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Glencoe Biology: The Dynamics of Life Chapter 1
biology
organism
organization
reproduction
Study of life
A living thing
Arranged in an orderly way.
creating offsprings
biology
Study of life
organism
A living thing
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chapter 6; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 12 Vocab
Pedigree
Carrier
Fetus
Autosome
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
A developing baby.
The name of the 22 out of 23 pairs of homologous chromosomes.…
Pedigree
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
Carrier
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
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glencoe biology: The Dynamics of Life chapter 1
biology
organism
organization
reproduction
Study of life
A living thing
Arranged in an orderly way.
creating offsprings
biology
Study of life
organism
A living thing
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Ch 3 Vocab - Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life
climax community
limiting factor
primary succession
secondary succession
a stable, mature community that undergoes little or no change…
any biotic or abiotic factor that restricts the existence, nu…
colonization of barren land by poineer organisms
sequence of changes that take place after a community is disr…
climax community
a stable, mature community that undergoes little or no change…
limiting factor
any biotic or abiotic factor that restricts the existence, nu…
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chapter 6; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe Chapter 6
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
29 terms
chapter 6; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life (2004)-Chapter 15
analogous structures
artificial selection
camouflage
embryo
body parts of organisms that don't have a common evolutionary…
breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
adaptation that allows a species to blend in with its surroun…
early stage of growth and development of plants and animals
analogous structures
body parts of organisms that don't have a common evolutionary…
artificial selection
breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
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glencoe biology: The Dynamics of Life chapter 2
ecology
biosphere
abiotic factor
biotic factors
The branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
All the parts if the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Factors that are non-living things in an environment. Example…
All the living organisms that inhabit an environment.
ecology
The branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
biosphere
All the parts if the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
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Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe Chapter 6
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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chapter 6; Biology The Dynamics of Life; Glencoe
acid
atom
base
compound
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning lit…
a substance that is composed of atoms of two or more differen…
acid
compound that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in solution
atom
the smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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glencoe biology: The Dynamics of Life chapter 4
exponential growth
carrying capacity
life-history pattern
density-dependent factor
Growth of a population in an ideal, unlimited environment, re…
Largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
an organism's pattern of reproduction; may be rapid or slow
Limiting factors (such as competition, predation, parasitism,…
exponential growth
Growth of a population in an ideal, unlimited environment, re…
carrying capacity
Largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
Biology Chapter 12 Glencoe Dynamics of Life
carrier
fetus
pedigree
autosomes
individual heterozygous for a specific trait
a developing mammal from 9 weeks to birth
a graphic representation of genetic inheritance used by genet…
pairs of matching homologous chromosomes in somatic cells
carrier
individual heterozygous for a specific trait
fetus
a developing mammal from 9 weeks to birth
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Glencoe Science Biology The Dynamics Of Life Ch. 39
Innate Immunity
Phagocyte
Macrophage
Pus
The body's earliest lines of defense against any and all path…
White blood cells that destroy pathogens by surrounding and e…
White blood cells that provide the first defense against path…
A collection of live and dead white blood cells, multiplying…
Innate Immunity
The body's earliest lines of defense against any and all path…
Phagocyte
White blood cells that destroy pathogens by surrounding and e…
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glencoe biology: The Dynamics of Life chapter 5
biodiversity
extinction
endangered species
threatened species
The diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habita…
A term that typically describes a species that no longer has…
A species whose numbers are so small that the species is at r…
A species that could become endangered in the near future
biodiversity
The diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habita…
extinction
A term that typically describes a species that no longer has…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 10 Vocab
Allele
Dominant
Fertilization
Gamete
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of…
observed trait of an organism that masks the recessive form o…
fusion of sperm and egg to form a zygote
male and female sex cells; sperm and egg
Allele
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of…
Dominant
observed trait of an organism that masks the recessive form o…
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biology chapter 1 (Glencoe - The Dynamics of Life)
adaption
biology
development
energy
any inherited structure, behavior, or internal process that e…
The study of life
All of the changes that take place during the life of an orga…
ability to cause change; organisms use to perform biologyical…
adaption
any inherited structure, behavior, or internal process that e…
biology
The study of life
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 12 Vocab
Pedigree
Carrier
Fetus
Autosome
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
A developing baby.
The name of the 22 out of 23 pairs of homologous chromosomes.…
Pedigree
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
Carrier
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
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Biology, the dynamics of life, Glenco, 6.3
Isomers
polymer
Carbohydrate
Lipids
compounds that have the same chemical formula but different t…
a large molecule formed when many smaller molecules bond toge…
a biomolecule compsed of Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen with a…
large biomolecules that are made mostly of carbon and hydroge…
Isomers
compounds that have the same chemical formula but different t…
polymer
a large molecule formed when many smaller molecules bond toge…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 37
trachea
alveoli
plasma
red blood cell
Windpipe
tiny sacs of lung tissue specialized for the movement of gase…
A gas-like state of matter consisting of a mixture of free el…
Erythrocytes
trachea
Windpipe
alveoli
tiny sacs of lung tissue specialized for the movement of gase…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 12 Vocab
Pedigree
Carrier
Fetus
Autosome
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
A developing baby.
The name of the 22 out of 23 pairs of homologous chromosomes.…
Pedigree
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
Carrier
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
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Glencoe Biology : The Dynamics of Life : Chapter 16
Anthropoids
Opposable Thumb
Prehensile Tail
Primate
Humanlike primates that include New World monkeys, Old World…
Primate characteristic of having a thumb that can meet the ot…
Long muscular tail used as a fifth limb for grasping and wrap…
Group of mammals including lemurs, monkeys, apes, and humans…
Anthropoids
Humanlike primates that include New World monkeys, Old World…
Opposable Thumb
Primate characteristic of having a thumb that can meet the ot…
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biology chapter 1 (Glencoe - The Dynamics of Life)
adaptation
biology
development
energy
any inherited structure, behavior, or internal process that e…
The study of life
All of the changes that take place during the life of an orga…
ability to cause change; organisms use to perform biologyical…
adaptation
any inherited structure, behavior, or internal process that e…
biology
The study of life
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 36
drug
narcotic
stimulant
depressant
A chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
Drugs derived from the opium plant that have a sedative effect
Drugs (such as caffeine, nicotine, and the more powerful amph…
Drugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduc…
drug
A chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
narcotic
Drugs derived from the opium plant that have a sedative effect
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 12 Vocab
Pedigree
Carrier
Fetus
Autosome
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
A developing baby.
The name of the 22 out of 23 pairs of homologous chromosomes.…
Pedigree
A graphic representation of genetic inheritance.
Carrier
A heterozygous individual. (half shaded circle or square)
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glencoe biology: The Dynamics of Life chapter 33
behavior
innate behavior
reflex
fight or flight response
the way an organism reacts to changes in its internal conditi…
behavior that an organism is born with and does not have to b…
a simple, automatic, inborn response to a sensory stimulus, s…
a physiological reaction to threat in which the autonomic ner…
behavior
the way an organism reacts to changes in its internal conditi…
innate behavior
behavior that an organism is born with and does not have to b…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 10 Vocab
Allele
Dominant
Fertilization
Gamete
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of…
observed trait of an organism that masks the recessive form o…
fusion of sperm and egg to form a zygote
male and female sex cells; sperm and egg
Allele
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of…
Dominant
observed trait of an organism that masks the recessive form o…
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Biology Chapter 6 (Glencoe, Dynamics of Life)
acid
atom
base
compound
any substance that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in water, pH belo…
smallest particle of an element that still retains the same c…
any substance that forms hydroxide ions in water (OH-); pH ab…
composed of atoms of two or more different elements that are…
acid
any substance that forms hydrogen ions (H+) in water, pH belo…
atom
smallest particle of an element that still retains the same c…
27 terms
Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 10 Vocab
Allele
Dominant
Fertilization
Gamete
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of…
observed trait of an organism that masks the recessive form o…
fusion of sperm and egg to form a zygote
male and female sex cells; sperm and egg
Allele
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of…
Dominant
observed trait of an organism that masks the recessive form o…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life (2004)-Chapter 14 Terms
isotope
fossil
paleontologist
trace fossil
atoms of the same element that have different numbers of neut…
evidence of an organism that lived long ago
scientist who studies ancient life
any indirect evidence left by an animal; may include a footpr…
isotope
atoms of the same element that have different numbers of neut…
fossil
evidence of an organism that lived long ago
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life (2004)-Chapter 15 Terms
analogous structures
artificial selection
camouflage
embryo
body parts of organisms that don't have a common evolutionary…
breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
adaptation that allows a species to blend in with its surroun…
early stage of growth and development of plants and animals
analogous structures
body parts of organisms that don't have a common evolutionary…
artificial selection
breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
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Glencoe Biology Dynamics of Life 2002 Ch. 20 McLinn
Ascospore
Ascus
Basidiospore
Basidia
sexual spores of ascomycete fungi that develop within an ascus
tiny, saclike structures in ascomycetes in which ascospores d…
spores produced in the basidia of basidiomycetes during sexua…
club-shaped hyphae of basidiomycete fungi that produce spores
Ascospore
sexual spores of ascomycete fungi that develop within an ascus
Ascus
tiny, saclike structures in ascomycetes in which ascospores d…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of life Ch. 5 McLinn
Acid precipitation
Biodiversity
Captivity
Conservation biology
rain, snow, sleet, or fog with a pH below 7; causes the deter…
variety of life in an area; usually measured as the numberof…
when members of a species are held by people in zoos or other…
field of biology that studies methods and implements plans to…
Acid precipitation
rain, snow, sleet, or fog with a pH below 7; causes the deter…
Biodiversity
variety of life in an area; usually measured as the numberof…
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life (2004)-Chapter 15 Terms
analogous structures
artificial selection
camouflage
embryo
body parts of organisms that don't have a common evolutionary…
breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
adaptation that allows a species to blend in with its surroun…
early stage of growth and development of plants and animals
analogous structures
body parts of organisms that don't have a common evolutionary…
artificial selection
breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 27 SECTION 2
plasma
red blood cell
hemoglobin
white blood cell
A gas-like state of matter consisting of a mixture of free el…
Erythrocytes
An iron-containing protein in red blood cells that reversibly…
Blood cells that perform the function of destroying disease-c…
plasma
A gas-like state of matter consisting of a mixture of free el…
red blood cell
Erythrocytes
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life 2002 Ch. 4 voc. McLinn
Abiotic factors
Age structure
Aphotic zone
Aquatic biomes
nonliving parts of an organism's environment; ... temperature,…
proportions of a population that are at different age levels.
portion of the marine biome that is too deep for sunlight to…
ecosystems in water
Abiotic factors
nonliving parts of an organism's environment; ... temperature,…
Age structure
proportions of a population that are at different age levels.
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Glencoe Biology: Dynamics of Life: Chapter 10.1 Vocab
Heredity
Trait
Genetics
Gametes
passing on of characteristics from parents to offspring.
characteristic that is inherited; can be either dominant or r…
the branch of biology that studies heredity.
male and female sex cells; sperm and eggs.
Heredity
passing on of characteristics from parents to offspring.
Trait
characteristic that is inherited; can be either dominant or r…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 10 SECTION 1
heredity
genetics
fertilization
zygote
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Scientific study of heredity
Process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
Fertilized egg
heredity
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
genetics
Scientific study of heredity
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 10 SECTION 2
diploid
haploid
Homologous chromosomes
meiosis
(genetics) an organism or cell having two sets of chromosomes…
(genetics) an organism or cell having only one complete set o…
Chromosomes with matching information
(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in…
diploid
(genetics) an organism or cell having two sets of chromosomes…
haploid
(genetics) an organism or cell having only one complete set o…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 8 SECTION 1
osmosis
Isotonic solution
hypotonic solution
hypertonic solution
Diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane
A solution in which the concentration of solutes is essential…
A solution in which the concentration of solutes is less than…
A solution in which the concentration of solutes is greater t…
osmosis
Diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane
Isotonic solution
A solution in which the concentration of solutes is essential…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 36 SECTION 3
drug
narcotic
stimulant
depressant
A chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
Drugs derived from the opium plant that have a sedative effect
Drugs (such as caffeine, nicotine, and the more powerful amph…
Drugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduc…
drug
A chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
narcotic
Drugs derived from the opium plant that have a sedative effect
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 36 SECTION 1
neuron
dendrite
axon
synapse
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Branchlike parts of a neuron that are specialized to receive…
A long projection off the cell body of a neuron down which an…
A junction where information is transmitted from one neuron t…
neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
dendrite
Branchlike parts of a neuron that are specialized to receive…
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 35 SECTION 1
amylase
esophagus
peristalsis
epiglottis
An enzyme that digests starch into disaccharides
A muscular tube that connects your mouth to your stomach
A series of involuntary smooth muscle contractions along the…
A flap of tissue that seals off the windpipe and prevents foo…
amylase
An enzyme that digests starch into disaccharides
esophagus
A muscular tube that connects your mouth to your stomach
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GLENCOE SCIENCE BIOLOGY THE DYNAMICS OF LIFE CHAPTER 35 SECTION 3
endocrine glands
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
target cell
Glands of the endocrine system that release hormones into the…
A neural structure lying below the thalamus; it directs sever…
Endocrine gland attached to the base of the brain that secret…
cells that have receptors for a particular hormone
endocrine glands
Glands of the endocrine system that release hormones into the…
hypothalamus
A neural structure lying below the thalamus; it directs sever…
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