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THE LIVING ENVIRONMENT

VOCABULARY LIST

 

Learn it, know it, live it, love it
 

Abiotic

Active transport

Adaptive value

Aging

AIDS

Allergic reactions

Amino acids

Anatomical similarities

Antibiotics

Antibodies

Antigen

Asexual reproduction

ATP

Autotrophic

Bacteria

Behavior

Biochemical processes

Biodiversity

Biological adaptation

Biological evolution

Biosphere

Biotic

Birth

Breakdown

Building blocks

Cancer

Cancerous cells

Carbon dioxide

Carnivore

Carrying capacity

Catalyst

Cell division

Cell function

Cell membrane

Cell organelles

Cell wall

Cellular organization

Cellular respiration

Characteristics

Chemicals

Chloroplast

Chromosomes
Chromosome number

Circulation

Classification

Clone

Code

Competition

Consumers

Consumption

Control mechanisms

Coordination

Cycling of materials

Death

Decomposition

Decomposers

Deforestation

Deletion

Depletion

Detection

Detrimental

Development

Deviation

Differentiation

Diffusion

Digestion

Disease

Dissipated as heat

DNA

Domestic

Dynamic equilibrium

Ecology

Economic views

Ecosystems

Egg

Embryo

Embryonic development

Encoded in genes

Energy

Energy pyramid

Energy source

 

Environmental impact

Environmental quality

Enzyme

Enzyme controlled

Estrogen

Ethical views

Evolutionary relationships

Excretion
Domestic

Dynamic equilibrium

Ecology

Economic views

Ecosystems

Egg

Embryo

Embryonic development

Encoded in genes

Energy

Energy pyramid

Energy source

Energy stored chemically

Energy-rich organic compounds

Engineered

Environment

Environmental factor

Environmental impact

Environmental quality

Enzyme

Enzyme controlled

Estrogen

Ethical views

Evolutionary relationships

Excretion

Expression

Extinction

Fats

Feedback mechanisms

Female

Fertilization

Fetus

Finite resources

Food web

Food chain

Fossil fuels

Fossil record

Fossils

Fungi

Gametes

Gene mutation

Genes

Genetic engineering

Geologic time

Global warming

Glucose

Growth

Guard cells

Habitat

Herbivore

Hereditary information

Heredity

Heterotroph

Homeostasis

Hormones

Immune response

Immune system

Immunity

Industrialization

Infection

Infectious agents

Inheritable characteristics

Inheritance

Inorganic molecules

Insertion

Insulin

Interaction

Interdependence

Internal development

Internal fertilization

Kingdom

Land use

Levels of organization

Life functions

Life span

Light intensity

Male

Mammals

Meiosis

Metabolism

Microbe

Minerals

Mitochondria

Mitosis

Molecule

Monitor

Movement

Mutation

Organic compounds

Organisms

Organ

Ovaries

Overproduction

Oxygen

Ozone

Pancreas

Parasite

Pathogen

Pesticide

Phosphate bonds

Photosynthesis

Population

Population growth

Predator

Prey

Pregnancy

Producer

Progesterone

Protein

Radiation

Receptor molecules (cell membrane)

Recombination

Recycle

Regulation

Replication

Reproduction

Respiration

Respond

Scavenger

Selective breeding

Sequence

Sex cells

Sexual

Shape of proteins

Simple sugar

Single-celled organisms

Soil

Species

Sperm

Stability

Starch

Stimulus

Structural similarities

Substitution

Subunits

Survival

Synthesis

Systems

Technology

Template

Testes

Testosterone

Tissues

Toxin

Uterus

Vaccination

Virus

Water

White blood cells

Zygote