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Provide the definition of: classify

To arrange objects into groups based on similar characteristics.

2

Provide the definition of: Photosynthesis

The process plants use to make their own food from solar energy.

3

Provide the definition of: Exoskeleton

A hard outer covering used to protect and support the body.

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Provide the definition of: Arthropod

Joined legs and exoskeleton.

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Provide the definition of: Metamorphosis

The process of change from immature form to an adult with a different appearance.

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Provide the definition of: Kingdoms

Highest category in taxonomic classification.

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Provide the definition of: Cold- blooded

Organisms that cannot control their body temperature.

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Provide the definition of: Taxonomy

The science of classification.

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Provide the definition of: Fertilisation

The fusion of the eggs and the sperm.

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Provide the definition of: Adaptation

Characteristics that help a living thing survive in its environment.

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Provide the definition of: Boredom

Writing these cards.