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Anion

Ion carrying a negative charge

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Blood pH

7.35-7.45

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Cation

Ions carrying a positive charge

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Characteristics of an atom

Smallest particle in the element, one kind, building blocks for each element

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Characteristics of growth

Increase in size or number of cells, produces all of the organism to enlarge

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Characteristics of matter

Anything that has mass and takes up space (see, feel, smell)

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Characteristics of serous membranes

Line the trunk cavities and cover organs within those cavities

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Mixture

Two or more components physically intermixed (chemically bonded)

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Suspension

Heterogenous mixtures with visible solutes that tend to settle out (ex: liquid medicine)

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Atom

Smallest particle of an element

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Atomic number

Equal to the number of protons and in each atom

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ATP

Nucleic acid-energy source

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Enzymes

Protein that acts as a catalyst

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Visceral pleura

Membrane surrounding an organ

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Gross anatomy

Touch, feel, see

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Function of CHO (carbohydrates)

Energy that doesn't last long

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Irritability vs. excitability

Ability to respond to changes

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Ions

Charged atoms

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Dipole

Water