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CELL The smallest unit of an organism that carrier on the functions of life.
ORGANISM Any living thing.
BINOMIAL NONNENCLATURE The two word naming system that Linnaeus used to name various organism.
CELL MEMBRANE The protective layer surrounding every cell.
CELL THEORY States that all organisms are made up of one or more cells, the cells is the basic unit of life, and all cells come from other cells.
CELL WALL Rigid structure that encloses, supports, and protect the cell of plants, algae, fungi, and most bateria.
CHOLOPLAST In plants cells, food is made in green organellesin the in the cytoplasm.
CYTOPLASM Cells are filled with a gelatinlike substance.
ENDOPLASMIC A series of folded membranes in which materials can be processed and moved around inside of the cell.
GENUS A group of similar speicies.
GOLGI BODIES Oranelles that sort and package cellular material and transport them within the cell or out of the cell.
HOMEOSTASIS Ability of an organism to keep proper internal conditions no matter what external stimuli are occuring.
HOST CELL Living cell in which a virus can actively multiply or in which a virus can hide until activated by evironmental stimuli.
KINGDOM First and largest category used to classify organism.
MITOCHONDRION Cell orgelle where food is broken down, which releases energy.
NUCLEUS Organelle that controls all the activities of a cell and contains hereditary material made of DNA.
ORGAN Structure, such as the heart, made up of diffrent types of tissues that all work together.
ORGANELLE Structure in the cytoplasm of a eukaryotic cell that can act as a storage site, process energy, move material, or manufacture substance
ORGAN SYSTEM A group of organs working together to perform a certian function.
PHYLOGENY Evolutionary history of an organism; used today to group organisms into six kingdoms.
RIBOSOME Small structure on which cells make their own proteins.
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