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Bio160 chapter 1
The study of the structure and shape of the body and its parts.
The study of how the body and its parts work or function.
Characters of life
asslmilation - process of absorbing
Levels of organization
the smallest part of an element
indivisible by ordinary chemical means
Particle consisting of two or more atoms held together by chemical bonds
specialized structures in a cell that perform specific metabolic functions
the basic biological unit of living organisms containing a nucleus and variety of organelles enclosed by a limited membrane
a group of similar cells specialized to preform a specific function
a part of the body formed of two or more tissues that performs a specialized function
is a group of organs that work together to accomplish a common purpose
represents the highest level of structural organization