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Awesome Aquifer Vocabulary
Aquifer
Depletion
Groundwater
Hydrologic Cycle
An underground geological formation able to store and yield w…
The loss of water from surface water reservoirs or groundwate…
Water found in the spaces between soil particles and cracks i…
(also known as the water cycle) The paths water takes through…
Aquifer
An underground geological formation able to store and yield w…
Depletion
The loss of water from surface water reservoirs or groundwate…
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Awesome Aquifer Vocabulary
Aquifer
Depletion
Groundwater
Hydrologic Cycle
An underground geological formation able to store and yield w…
The loss of water from surface water reservoirs or groundwate…
Water found in the spaces between soil particles and cracks i…
(also known as the water cycle) The paths water takes through…
Aquifer
An underground geological formation able to store and yield w…
Depletion
The loss of water from surface water reservoirs or groundwate…
65 terms
Science Olympiad Vocabulary
absorb
accumulation
acquired physical trait
adaptation
To soak up or take in. Example: A sponge absorbs water.
Where rainwater gathers together on Earth, making puddles, po…
A trait that is acquired due to lifestyle or environment. Exa…
A structure or behavior that helps an organism survive in its…
absorb
To soak up or take in. Example: A sponge absorbs water.
accumulation
Where rainwater gathers together on Earth, making puddles, po…
Science Olympiad Vocabulary
moon
climate
absorb
axis
a natural satellite that orbits a planet
the weather and temperature of a region over a period of time
to take in
a line through the center
moon
a natural satellite that orbits a planet
climate
the weather and temperature of a region over a period of time
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Aquatic Science Unit 7 Aquifers and Springs Vocabulary
Aquifer
Competition
Contaminents
Ecologist
A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
A common demand by two or more organisms upon a limited suppl…
Unwanted organisms
person concerned with the interrelationship between living or…
Aquifer
A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
Competition
A common demand by two or more organisms upon a limited suppl…
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Science Olympiad Vocabulary
abiotic
adaptation
biotic
camouflage
nonliving
a behavior or characteristic that helps a plant or animal sur…
living
any color, shape, or pattern adaptation that helps an animal…
abiotic
nonliving
adaptation
a behavior or characteristic that helps a plant or animal sur…
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Science Olympiad Vocabulary
abiotic
adaptation
biotic
camouflage
nonliving
a behavior or characteristic that helps a plant or animal sur…
living
any color, shape, or pattern adaptation that helps an animal…
abiotic
nonliving
adaptation
a behavior or characteristic that helps a plant or animal sur…
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science olympiad vocabulary
abiotic
adaptation
biotic
camouflage
nonliving
a behavior or characteristic that helps a plant or animal sur…
living
any color, shape, or pattern adaptation that helps an animal…
abiotic
nonliving
adaptation
a behavior or characteristic that helps a plant or animal sur…
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Science Olympiad Vocabulary Terms
reference point
speed
instantaneous speed
acceleration
A starting point that can be used to locate a place or thing.
A measure of the distance an object travels in a unit of time.
A speed at a specific instant in time.
The measure of how much the velocity of an object changes in…
reference point
A starting point that can be used to locate a place or thing.
speed
A measure of the distance an object travels in a unit of time.
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Science Olympiad Key Vocabulary
Propogated Outbreak
Direct Transmission
Endemic
Reservoir
An outbreak that spreads from person to person.
The immediate transfer of an agent from a reservoir to a host…
The constant presence of a disease within an area.
Habitat that hosts an agent.
Propogated Outbreak
An outbreak that spreads from person to person.
Direct Transmission
The immediate transfer of an agent from a reservoir to a host…
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Fossils Vocabulary--Science Olympiad
Mummification
External Molds
Casts
Internal Molds
Preserves life form with some tissue or skin intact. Specimen…
Imprints of the organism embedded in rocks.
These are formed when external molds are filled with sediment.
These occur when sediment fills the shell of a deceased organ…
Mummification
Preserves life form with some tissue or skin intact. Specimen…
External Molds
Imprints of the organism embedded in rocks.
Science Olympiad Disease Detectives vocabulary
cluster
outbreak
epidemic
pandemic
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
Large numbers of people over a wide geographical area are aff…
An epidemic occurring over several countries or continents an…
cluster
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
outbreak
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
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Science Olympiad Disease Detectives vocabulary
cluster
outbreak
epidemic
pandemic
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
Large numbers of people over a wide geographical area are aff…
An epidemic occurring over several countries or continents an…
cluster
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
outbreak
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
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5th Grade Science Olympiad STAAR Vocabulary
variable
control
energy
a good conductor
the part of an experiment that is changed
the part of the experiment that is kept the same
the ability to do work or cause changes in matter
passes energy easily and quickly
variable
the part of an experiment that is changed
control
the part of the experiment that is kept the same
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Science Olympiad Entomology Vocabulary (Orders)
Protura
Collembola
Diplura
Thysanura
Telsontails and Proturans
Springtails
Diplurans
Silverfish and Bristletails
Protura
Telsontails and Proturans
Collembola
Springtails
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Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
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Science Olympiad Disease Detectives Vocabulary
acquired immune deficiency syndrome (A…
acquired immunity
acyclovir
aerobe
Infectious disease syndrome that is caused by the human immun…
Specific immunity that develops after exposure to a particula…
Synthetic drug with antiviral activity against herpes simplex…
Organism that can grow in the presence of atmospheric oxygen.
acquired immune deficiency syndrome (A…
Infectious disease syndrome that is caused by the human immun…
acquired immunity
Specific immunity that develops after exposure to a particula…
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Science Olympiad Disease Detectives Vocabulary
cluster
outbreak
epidemic
pandemic
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
Large numbers of people over a wide geographical area are aff…
An epidemic occurring over several countries or continents an…
cluster
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
outbreak
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
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Science Olympiad Disease Detectives Vocabulary
Age-adjusted mortality rate
Agent
Age-specific mortality rate
Analytic epidemiology
A mortality rate statistically modified to eliminate the effe…
A factor, such as a microorganism, chemical substance, or for…
A mortality rate limited to a particular age group. The numer…
The aspect of epidemiology concerned with the search for heal…
Age-adjusted mortality rate
A mortality rate statistically modified to eliminate the effe…
Agent
A factor, such as a microorganism, chemical substance, or for…
21 terms
Science Olympiad Chapter 5 Vocabulary
valence electron
electron dot diagram
chemical bond
ion
The electroms that have the highest energy level ane are held…
The symbol for the element surrounded by dots, which represen…
The force of attraction that holds two atoms together as a re…
An atom or a group of arms that has an electric charge
valence electron
The electroms that have the highest energy level ane are held…
electron dot diagram
The symbol for the element surrounded by dots, which represen…
Science Olympiad Chapter-1 Vocabulary
Science
Observing
Inferring
Predicting
The study of the natural world through observations and logic…
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
The process of making an inference,an interpretation based on…
The process of forecasting what will happen in the future on…
Science
The study of the natural world through observations and logic…
Observing
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
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Science Olympiad Vocabulary Chapter 1
science
oberving
inferring
predicting
the study of the natural world
using one or more senses to gather information
when you explain your observations
making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on…
science
the study of the natural world
oberving
using one or more senses to gather information
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Chapter 1 Vocabulary Science Olympiad
Science
Predicting
Observing
Inferring
Study of the natural world
Using one or more senses to gather information
Making an inference
Make an inference
Science
Study of the natural world
Predicting
Using one or more senses to gather information
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Science olympiad tryout vocabulary thundestorms
parcels of air
squall line
derecho
prevalent
An imaginary body of air to which may be assigned any or all…
a narrow band of high winds and storms associated with a cold…
a line of intense widespread and fast moving windstorms and s…
Happening often and over a large area at a particular time.
parcels of air
An imaginary body of air to which may be assigned any or all…
squall line
a narrow band of high winds and storms associated with a cold…
Science Olympiad- Disease Detectives: Vocabulary
Epidemiology
Epidemic
Pandemic
Outbreak
Study of diseases of human populations
Large numbers of people over a wide geographic area affected…
An epidemic occurring over a very wide area, including more t…
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
Epidemiology
Study of diseases of human populations
Epidemic
Large numbers of people over a wide geographic area affected…
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Chapter 6 Vocabulary Science Olympiad
matter
chemistry
physical property
chemical property
Anything that has mass or takes up space
The study of matter and how it changes
A characteristic of a substance that can be observed without…
A characteristic of a substance that describes its ability to…
matter
Anything that has mass or takes up space
chemistry
The study of matter and how it changes
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Science Olympiad Chapter 7 Vocabulary
solution
solvent
solute
colloid
Uniform mixture that contains a solvent and at least one solute
The part of the solution present in the largest amount
The substance that is present in a solution in a smaller amou…
A mixture that contains small, undissolved particles that do…
solution
Uniform mixture that contains a solvent and at least one solute
solvent
The part of the solution present in the largest amount
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Science Olympiad Disease Detectives vocabulary
cluster
outbreak
epidemic
pandemic
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
Large numbers of people over a wide geographical area are aff…
An epidemic occurring over several countries or continents an…
cluster
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
outbreak
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
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Vocabulary Disease Detectives Science Olympiad
Agent
Cluster
Droplet
Endemic Disease
a factor, such as a microorganism, chemical substance, or for…
an aggregation of cases over a particular period esp. cancer…
example of transmission via contact
is found in a certain geographic region or in a specific race…
Agent
a factor, such as a microorganism, chemical substance, or for…
Cluster
an aggregation of cases over a particular period esp. cancer…
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Science Olympiad- Disease Detectives Vocabulary
Outbreak
Epidemic
Pandemic
Surveillance
a sudden rise in the incidence of a disease
affecting or tending to affect a disproportionately large num…
occurring over a wide geographic area and affecting an except…
the act of carefully watching someone or something especially…
Outbreak
a sudden rise in the incidence of a disease
Epidemic
affecting or tending to affect a disproportionately large num…
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Science Olympiad A&P Muscular System Vocabulary
sarcolemma
sarcoplasm (cytosol)
myocytes (myofibers)
myofibril
plasma membrane of a muscle cell
cytoplasm of a muscle cell
muscle cells
rod-like unit of a muscle cell
sarcolemma
plasma membrane of a muscle cell
sarcoplasm (cytosol)
cytoplasm of a muscle cell
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Science Olympiad A&P Integumentary System Vocabulary
keratin
glycolipids
sebum
keratinocyte
fibrous protein that waterproofs/protects skin
prevent diffusion of water-soluble substances between cells
oily substance that lubricates the hair and skin (forms acid…
-90% of epidermal cells... -contains keratin... -protects/waterproo…
keratin
fibrous protein that waterproofs/protects skin
glycolipids
prevent diffusion of water-soluble substances between cells
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Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
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Science Olympiad 2016-2017 Meteorology Vocabulary
Alberta Clipper
Anvil
Arcus
Avalanche
A fast moving low pressure system that moves southeast out of…
The flat, spreading top of a cumulonimbus cloud, often shaped…
A low, horizontal cloud formation associated with the leading…
A mass of snow, rock, and/or ice falling down a mountain or i…
Alberta Clipper
A fast moving low pressure system that moves southeast out of…
Anvil
The flat, spreading top of a cumulonimbus cloud, often shaped…
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Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
15 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
15 terms
6th grade science awesome vocabulary words
Force
Net force
Balanced force
Unbalanced force
- a push or pull
- the combination of forces acting on an object... * opposite fo…
- opposite forces acting on an object that cancel each other…
- unequal forces that act on an object... * net force is never 0…
Force
- a push or pull
Net force
- the combination of forces acting on an object... * opposite fo…
42 terms
Liam 2016 Science Olympiad: Rocks and Minerals Vocabulary
Rock
Mineral
Characteristics
Geologist
Material that is made up of one or more minerals bound together
a naturally occurring, soild,inorganic element or compound ha…
distnctive attributes or properties of a thing
a person who studies rocks and minerals
Rock
Material that is made up of one or more minerals bound together
Mineral
a naturally occurring, soild,inorganic element or compound ha…
69 terms
Science Olympiad Anatomy and Physiology:Muscular System Vocabulary
Stabilizing Joints
Posture
Muscle Contraction Heat (Amount)
Excitability
Muscle tissue and muscle connections surround joints and keep…
the way one holds one's body; a pose or position
85% of heat produced by the body.
Ability to respond to a stimulus and stimuli
Stabilizing Joints
Muscle tissue and muscle connections surround joints and keep…
Posture
the way one holds one's body; a pose or position
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
26 terms
Disease Detectives Related Vocabulary Science Olympiad
Cluster
Outbreak
Epidemic
Pandemic
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
Large numbers of people over a wide geographical area are aff…
An epidemic occurring over several countries or continents an…
Cluster
An aggregation of cases over a particular period closely grou…
Outbreak
More cases of a particular disease than expected in a given a…
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
41 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad Vocabulary 2014-2015
Mummification
External mold
Casts
Internal mold
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
External molds, filled with sediment
Sediments fill the inside of a creature, preserving the shape…
Mummification
Preserves life with some skin and bones intact, not true foss…
External mold
An imprint of an organism embedded in sedimentary rock
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