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plant process

sol 7.5

TermDefinition
photosynthesis the complex process by which carbon dioxide, water, and certain inorganic salts are converted into carbohydrates by green plants,algae , and certain bacteria using energy from the sun.
respiration the act of respiring; inhalation and exhalation of air; breathing
stomata any of various small apertures, especially one of the minute orifices or slits in the epidermis of leaves, stems, etc., through which gases are exchanged.
guard cells either of two specialized epidermal cells that flank the pore of a stoma and usually cause it to open and close.
chlorophyll the green coloring matter of leaves and plants, essential to the production of carbohydrates by photosynthesis, and occurring in a bluish-black form,
chloroplast a plastid containing chlorophyll
light dependent reaction The light-dependent reactions use light energy to make two molecules needed for the next stage of photosynthesis
light dependent react something that makes things visible or affords illumination:
energy pyramid Energy pyramid An energy pyramid is a graphical model of energy flow in a community. The different levels represent different groups of organisms that might compose a food chain.
producer a person who produces.
mitochondria an organelle in the cytoplasm of cells that functions in energy production.
autotrophs an organism that is able to form nutritional organic substances from simple inorganic substances such as carbon dioxide.
consumers a person or thing that consumes.
herbivore an animal that feeds on plants.
omnivores an animal or person that eats food of both plant and animal origin.
heterotrophs an organism deriving its nutritional requirements from complex organic substances.
carnivores an animal that eats flesh
decomposers a person or thing that decomposes.
spongy layer a layer of loosely packed and irregularly shaped chlorophyll-bearing cells that fills the part of a leaf between the palisade layer and the lower epidermis -- called also spongy parenchyma, spongy tissue.
palisade layer a layer of parallel elongated cells below the epidermis of a leaf.
raw materials the basic material from which a product is made.
oxygen a colorless, odorless, gaseous element constituting about one-fifth of the volume of the atmosphere and present in a combined state in nature
carbon dioxide a colorless, odorless gas produced by burning carbon and organic compounds and by respiration. It is naturally present in air
glucose a sugar, C6H12O6, having several optically different forms, the common dextrorotatory form (dextroglucose, or -glucose) occurring in many fruits, animal tissues and fluids, etc., and having a sweetness about one half that of ordinary sugar.
products a thing produced by labor:
Created by: isabel.gonzales