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life functions

activities to keep the humans alive

biology the study of living organisms, divided into many specialized fields that cover their morphology, physiology, anatomy, behavior, origin, and distribution.
life the existence of an individual human being or animal
organism an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form.
life processes the series of actions that are essential to determine if an animal is alive.
homeostasis the tendency toward a relatively stable equilibrium between interdependent elements, especially as maintained by physiological processes.
metabolism the chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life.
aerobic relating to, involving, or requiring free oxygen.
anaerobic relating to, involving, or requiring an absence of free oxygen. "anaerobic bacteria"
sexual the production of new living organisms by combining genetic information from two individuals of different types (sexes).
asexual a type of reproduction by which offspring arise from a single organism, and inherit the genes of that parent only.
biotic relating to, or resulting from living things, especially in their ecological relations.
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