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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 19 Lesson 1 Vocab
Drug
Illegal drugs
Drug abuse
Ethanol
Any chemical that causes changes in a person's body or behavior
Chemicals that are forbidden by law because of their dangerou…
When people intentionally misuse drugs or any kind for nonmed…
The alcohol found in beverages such as beer, wine, and liquor
Drug
Any chemical that causes changes in a person's body or behavior
Illegal drugs
Chemicals that are forbidden by law because of their dangerou…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 19 Lesson 2 Vocab
Intoxication
Blackouts
Blood alcohol concentration
Hangover
The many negative effects alcohol has on a drinker's body and…
Periods of time that the drinker cannot recall
The amount of ethanol in a person's blood expressed as a perc…
A term for the physical symptoms, such as nausea, upset stoma…
Intoxication
The many negative effects alcohol has on a drinker's body and…
Blackouts
Periods of time that the drinker cannot recall
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 23 Lesson 2 Vocab
Chlamydia
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Nongonococcal urethritis
Trichomoniasis
The most common bacterial STD in the United States
Caused by an untreated case of chlamydia; a serious infection…
Caused by an untreated case of chlamydia; an inflammation of…
A sexually transmitted protozoan infection of the urinary tra…
Chlamydia
The most common bacterial STD in the United States
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Caused by an untreated case of chlamydia; a serious infection…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 21 Lesson 3 Vocab
Depressants
Barbiturates
Tranquilizers
Narcotic
Psychoactive drugs that slow brain and body reactions
A type of sedative-hypnotic
Also known as anti-anxiety drugs, slow nerve activity, relax…
Any depressant drug made from or chemically similar to opium
Depressants
Psychoactive drugs that slow brain and body reactions
Barbiturates
A type of sedative-hypnotic
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 20 Lesson 2 Vocab
Nicotine
Stimulant
Nicotine withdrawal
Tar
The drug in tobacco that may act as a stimulant and cause add…
A drug that speeds up the activities of the central nervous s…
A reaction to the lack of nicotine in the body, which causes…
The dark, sticky mixture of chemicals that is formed when tob…
Nicotine
The drug in tobacco that may act as a stimulant and cause add…
Stimulant
A drug that speeds up the activities of the central nervous s…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 23 Lesson 3 Vocab
AIDS
HIV
Opportunistic diseases
Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome; an often fatal disease of…
Human immunodeficiency virus; followed by AIDS
The diseases that attack a person with a weakened immune system
An opportunistic lung disease
AIDS
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome; an often fatal disease of…
HIV
Human immunodeficiency virus; followed by AIDS
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 23 Lesson 1 Vocab
Sexually transmitted disease
Epidemic
Infertility
Sexual abstinence
Any disease that spreads from one person to another during se…
An unusually high occurrence of a disease in a certain place…
The reduced ability to have children
Not having sexual intercourse until you are ready to commit y…
Sexually transmitted disease
Any disease that spreads from one person to another during se…
Epidemic
An unusually high occurrence of a disease in a certain place…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 20 Lesson 3 Vocab
Chronic bronchitis
Emphysema
Oral cancers
Leukoplakia
A condition in which the bronchial tubes become swollen and c…
A breathing disorder in which the small air sacs in the lungs…
Associated with tobacco use; cancers of the mouth, throat, an…
Hard, white leathery patches or sores form on the inside of t…
Chronic bronchitis
A condition in which the bronchial tubes become swollen and c…
Emphysema
A breathing disorder in which the small air sacs in the lungs…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 21 Lesson 1 Vocab
Drug misuse
Medicines
Over-the-counter drugs
Prescription drugs
The improper use of drugs
Legal drugs that help the body fight injury, illness, and dis…
May be purchased legally in pharmacies and other stores that…
Drugs that must be obtained through a written prescription fr…
Drug misuse
The improper use of drugs
Medicines
Legal drugs that help the body fight injury, illness, and dis…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 16 Lesson 2 Vocab
Heart
Atrium
Ventricle
Pulmonary circulation
A muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
A chamber of your heart that receives entering blood
Blood flows here from the atrium; the chamber that pumps bloo…
The pathway that blood follows from the heart to the lungs
Heart
A muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
Atrium
A chamber of your heart that receives entering blood
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 16 Lesson 3 Vocab
Atherosclerosis
Coronary heart disease
Angina pectoris
Heart attack
A buildup of cholesterol and other fatty materials on artery…
A disease that is the result of atherosclerosis; the coronary…
A pain as a result of a lack of oxygen in the heart muscle
A heart disease when blood flow to part of the heart muscle i…
Atherosclerosis
A buildup of cholesterol and other fatty materials on artery…
Coronary heart disease
A disease that is the result of atherosclerosis; the coronary…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 16 Lesson 1 Vocab
Mucous membranes
Cilia
Sinuses
Pharynx
Muscles in your nostrils and other air passages which produce…
Tiny hairlike structures that are in constant motion; they tr…
Several hollow spaces above the nasal cavity which are lined…
Air enters the throat, also known as this, at the back of the…
Mucous membranes
Muscles in your nostrils and other air passages which produce…
Cilia
Tiny hairlike structures that are in constant motion; they tr…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 12 Lesson 1 Vocab
Nutrients
Nutrition
Metabolism
Calories
The substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functio…
The process by which the body takes in and uses these nutrients
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
The unit of measurement of the energy that is released when n…
Nutrients
The substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functio…
Nutrition
The process by which the body takes in and uses these nutrients
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 17 Lesson 1 Vocab
Physical fitness
Cardiorespiratory endurance
Muscular strength
Muscular endurance
The ability of the heart, blood vessels, lungs, and muscles t…
The first component of fitness; the ability of your heart, bl…
The capacity of a muscle or a group of muscles to exert or re…
The ability of muscles to keep working for an extended time
Physical fitness
The ability of the heart, blood vessels, lungs, and muscles t…
Cardiorespiratory endurance
The first component of fitness; the ability of your heart, bl…
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Prentice Hall Health Skills for Wellness Chapter 12 Lesson 1 Vocab
Nutrients
Nutrition
Metabolism
Calories
The substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functio…
The process by which the body takes in and uses these nutrients
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
The unit of measurement of the energy that is released when n…
Nutrients
The substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functio…
Nutrition
The process by which the body takes in and uses these nutrients
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Prentice Hall Health- Chapter 18
sperm
fertilization
testes
testosterone
male reproductive cell
a sperm joining with an egg
male reproductive glands; functions are to produce testostero…
affects the production of sperm and signals certain physical…
sperm
male reproductive cell
fertilization
a sperm joining with an egg
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 12
atrium
ventricle
pacemaker
artery
an upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the re…
a lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
a small group of cells in the wall of the right atrium that c…
a thick-walled blood vessel that carries blood away from the…
atrium
an upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the re…
ventricle
a lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 4 Vocabulary
mental disorder
anxiety
anxiety disorder
phobia
An illness that affects the mind and reduces a person's abili…
Fear caused by a source you cannot identify or a source that…
A disorder characterized by anxiety that persists for a long…
Anxiety that is related to a specific situation or object.
mental disorder
An illness that affects the mind and reduces a person's abili…
anxiety
Fear caused by a source you cannot identify or a source that…
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Prentice Hall Health Ch 21
Infectious Disease
bacteria
antibiotic
West Nile Virus
An illness that passes from one organism to another
diseases caused by _________ can be treated
a chemical that kills bacteria without harming a person
Infected Mosquito
Infectious Disease
An illness that passes from one organism to another
bacteria
diseases caused by _________ can be treated
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 15
drug
depressant
fermentation
zero-tolerance policy
a chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
Drugs that slow down mental and physical activity by inhibiti…
microorganisms called yeast feed on the sugars in foods such…
a policy that enforces strict consequences for underage drink…
drug
a chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
depressant
Drugs that slow down mental and physical activity by inhibiti…
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prentice hall health chapter 11
joint
cartilage
ossification
marrow
a place in the body where two or more bones meet
a tough supportive tissue that is softer and more flexible th…
process in childhood where cartilage is replaced by bone
soft tissue that fills the spaces in bones
joint
a place in the body where two or more bones meet
cartilage
a tough supportive tissue that is softer and more flexible th…
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Health Prentice Hall Chapter 19
zygote
embryo
blastocyst
implantation
The united egg and sperm.
The growing structure from the two-cell stage until about nin…
A hollow, spherical structure made up of about 50 - 100 cells…
The process of attachment of the blastocyst to the wall of th…
zygote
The united egg and sperm.
embryo
The growing structure from the two-cell stage until about nin…
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Prentice Hall Health Ch 14 Sec 1
enamel
cementum
dentin
pulp
The material, which is harder than bone, that covers a tooth'…
The hard material that covers a tooth's root
The living material beneath enamel and cementum that makes up…
The soft tissue that fills the center of each tooth
enamel
The material, which is harder than bone, that covers a tooth'…
cementum
The hard material that covers a tooth's root
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Prentice Hall Health- Chapter 18
sperm
fertilization
testes
testosterone
male reproductive cell
a sperm joining with an egg
male reproductive glands; functions are to produce testostero…
affects the production of sperm and signals certain physical…
sperm
male reproductive cell
fertilization
a sperm joining with an egg
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 6
Excessive Weight Disabilities
Under Weight
Body Image
Eating Disorders
Health problems and diseases linked to or resulting directly…
Having a BMI that is below the 5th percentile for ones age
The way you see your body
Psychological illnesses that cause people to under eat, over…
Excessive Weight Disabilities
Health problems and diseases linked to or resulting directly…
Under Weight
Having a BMI that is below the 5th percentile for ones age
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 15
drug
depressant
fermentation
zero-tolerance policy
a chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
Drugs that slow down mental and physical activity by inhibiti…
microorganisms called yeast feed on the sugars in foods such…
a policy that enforces strict consequences for underage drink…
drug
a chemical substance that is taken to cause changes in a pers…
depressant
Drugs that slow down mental and physical activity by inhibiti…
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Prentice Hall Health - Chapter 4 - Mental Disorders
Mental Disorder
Causes of Mental Disorders
Anxiety
Anxiety Disorders
An illness that affects the mind
Physical Factors - Damage to the brain... Heredity - Inherited d…
Fear caused by a source you cannot identify or isn't bad
Generalized Anxiety Disorder - worry, fear... Phobias - specific…
Mental Disorder
An illness that affects the mind
Causes of Mental Disorders
Physical Factors - Damage to the brain... Heredity - Inherited d…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 16
Nicotine
Smokeless Tobacco
Chewing Tobacco
Snuff
An extremely addictive chemical in tobacco products
Tobacco products that are chewed, placed between the lower li…
A smokeless tobacco product consists of poor quality, ground…
A smokeless tobacco product that consists of dry or moist pow…
Nicotine
An extremely addictive chemical in tobacco products
Smokeless Tobacco
Tobacco products that are chewed, placed between the lower li…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 16
Nicotine
Smokeless Tobacco
Chewing Tobacco
Snuff
An extremely addictive chemical in tobacco products
Tobacco products that are chewed, placed between the lower li…
A smokeless tobacco product consists of poor quality, ground…
A smokeless tobacco product that consists of dry or moist pow…
Nicotine
An extremely addictive chemical in tobacco products
Smokeless Tobacco
Tobacco products that are chewed, placed between the lower li…
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Prentice Hall Health 2012 Finals
Search For Identity
Reaction Information
Everyday Problems
ADHD
18 year old girl considering her college & career
Reverses and unacceptable pulse... example: Wesley likes Amanda,…
stressors, such as misplacing your homework, missing your bus…
a psychological disorder marked by the appearance by age 7 of…
Search For Identity
18 year old girl considering her college & career
Reaction Information
Reverses and unacceptable pulse... example: Wesley likes Amanda,…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 25
social network
community service organization
mixed-use development
urban sprawl
The people with whom you interact and look to for friendship,…
An official community group whose members act or unite for a…
City or town development in which homes are build close to bu…
City or town development in which homes are built in spread-o…
social network
The people with whom you interact and look to for friendship,…
community service organization
An official community group whose members act or unite for a…
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Prentice Hall Health Ch. 10
Digestion
Enzyme
absorption
pharynx
The process by which the digestive system breaks down food in…
Substances that speed up chemical actions.
the process by which nutients pass through the linning of the…
the upper´portion of the throat, the junction between the dig…
Digestion
The process by which the digestive system breaks down food in…
Enzyme
Substances that speed up chemical actions.
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 9
Hunger
Appetite
Basal metabolic rate (BMR)
Daily values
A feeling of physical discomfort that is caused by your body'…
A desire for food that is based on emotions and other factors…
The rate at which you use energy when your body is at rest.
Recommendations that specify the ammounts of certain nutrient…
Hunger
A feeling of physical discomfort that is caused by your body'…
Appetite
A desire for food that is based on emotions and other factors…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 3
stress
eustress
distress
stressor
The response of your body and mind to being challenged or thr…
Stress that produces positive effects.
Stress that produces negative effects.
An event of situation that causes stress.
stress
The response of your body and mind to being challenged or thr…
eustress
Stress that produces positive effects.
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 1 Vocabulary
health
life expectancy
goal
physical health
The overall well-being of your body , mind, and your relation…
The number of years a person can expect to live.
A result that a person aims for and works hard to reach.
The aspect of health that refers to how well your body functi…
health
The overall well-being of your body , mind, and your relation…
life expectancy
The number of years a person can expect to live.
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 8
Nutrients
Metabolism
Calories
Carbohydrates
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
The amount of energy released when nutrients are broken down.
Nutrients made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.
Nutrients
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
Metabolism
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
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prentice hall health chapter 11
joint
cartilage
ossification
marrow
two or more bones come together
a tough supportive tissue that is softer than bone
change from cartilage to a bone
fills the spaces in bones
joint
two or more bones come together
cartilage
a tough supportive tissue that is softer than bone
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Prentice Hall Health- Chapter 18
sperm
fertilization
testes
testosterone
male reproductive cell
a sperm joining with an egg
male reproductive glands; functions are to produce testostero…
affects the production of sperm and signals certain physical…
sperm
male reproductive cell
fertilization
a sperm joining with an egg
20 terms
Prentice Hall Health Chapter 12
atrium
ventricle
pacemaker
artery
an upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the re…
a lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
a small group of cells in the wall of the right atrium that c…
a thick-walled blood vessel that carries blood away from the…
atrium
an upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the re…
ventricle
a lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 12
atrium
ventricle
pacemaker
artery
an upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the re…
a lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
a small group of cells in the wall of the right atrium that c…
a thick-walled blood vessel that carries blood away from the…
atrium
an upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the re…
ventricle
a lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
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Prentice Hall Health Final Exam
Wellness
Life expectancy
Health triangle
Action plan
A state if high level health
The number of years a person can expect to live
Physical health, mental and emotional health, and social health
A series of specific steps you can take to acheive a goal
Wellness
A state if high level health
Life expectancy
The number of years a person can expect to live
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 8
nutrient
metabolism
calorie
carbohydrate
A substance in foods that the body needs to regulate bodily f…
The chemical process by which the body breaks down food to re…
Unit for the amount of energy released when nutrients are bro…
A nutrient made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen and that supp…
nutrient
A substance in foods that the body needs to regulate bodily f…
metabolism
The chemical process by which the body breaks down food to re…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 18
heredity
chromosome
gene
genetic disorder
All the traits that are passed from parent to child
Tiny structure found within cells that carry information abou…
Section of chromosome that determines or affects a characteri…
Disorder caused by the inheritance of an abnormal gene or chr…
heredity
All the traits that are passed from parent to child
chromosome
Tiny structure found within cells that carry information abou…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 1 Vocabulary
health
life expectancy
quality of life
goal
The overall well-being of your body , mind, and your relation…
The number of years a person can expect to live.
The degree of total satisfaction that a person gets from life.
A result that a person aims for and works hard to reach.
health
The overall well-being of your body , mind, and your relation…
life expectancy
The number of years a person can expect to live.
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(Prentice hall) health chapter 2
Personality
Psychologist
Modeling
Peer group
...
an expert or specialist in psychology.
Learning how to behave by copying the behavior of others.
A group of people who are about the same ahe and share simila…
Personality
...
Psychologist
an expert or specialist in psychology.
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 17
Medicine
Over-the-counter drug
Prescription Drug
Illegal drug
Legal drugs that help the body fight injury, illness, or dise…
Medicine sold legally in Pharmacies and other stores without…
A drug obtained only with a written order from a doctor and c…
A chemical substance that people of any age may not lawfully…
Medicine
Legal drugs that help the body fight injury, illness, or dise…
Over-the-counter drug
Medicine sold legally in Pharmacies and other stores without…
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Prentice Hall Health Ch. 7
Violence
Homicide
harassment
bullying
Is the threat of or actual use of physical force against ones…
Is the intentional killing of one person by another.
unwanted remarks or actions that cause a person emotional or…
the use of threats or physical force to intimidate or control…
Violence
Is the threat of or actual use of physical force against ones…
Homicide
Is the intentional killing of one person by another.
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 22
sexually transmitted infection (STI)
trichomoniasis
urethritis
vaginitis
An infection caused by any pathogen that spreads from one per…
A sexually transmitted infection caused by a protozoan that i…
Inflammation of the lining of the urethra.
A vaginal infection or irritation.
sexually transmitted infection (STI)
An infection caused by any pathogen that spreads from one per…
trichomoniasis
A sexually transmitted infection caused by a protozoan that i…
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Prentice Hall Health Chapter 2 Vocabulary
personality
peer group
psychologist
identity
A set of behaviors, attitudes, feelings, and ways of thinking…
A group of people who are about the same age and share simila…
A person who studies how people think, feel, and behave.
A sense of self.
personality
A set of behaviors, attitudes, feelings, and ways of thinking…
peer group
A group of people who are about the same age and share simila…
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Prentice Hall Health Ch 14 Sec 2
epidermis
keratin
melanin
dermis
The outermost layer of skin
A protein in dead skin cells of the epidermis that makes skin…
A pigment released in the epidermis that gives skin color and…
A tough, elastic layer of skin that lies below the epidermis
epidermis
The outermost layer of skin
keratin
A protein in dead skin cells of the epidermis that makes skin…
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