Science Vocabulary

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an elementary particle or subatomic particleparticle
The study of all living matter in all its forms, with respect to the living organism or groups of organismsbiology
The branch of natural science that deals with the composition and constitution of substances and the changes that they undergo as a consequence of alterations in the constitution of their molecules.chemistry
An object orbiting a planet or similar celestial body.satellite
a meter or gaugeindicator
A rock that has been changed from its original form by subjection to heat and/or pressure.metamorphic
An optical instrument used for observing small objects.microscope
An organism in the earlier stages of development before it emerges from the egg, or before metamorphosis.embryo
The process by which plants and other photoautotrophs generate carbohydrates and oxygen from carbon dioxide, water, and light energy in chloroplasts.photosynthesis
The core, central part (of something), round which others are assembled.nucleus