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a specialized part of cell having some specific function.

organelle

2

the process of using oxygen to break down nutrients to release energy for the cell.

cellular respiration

3

Chemical reactions that happen in cells that allow organisms to grow and reproduce

Metabolism

4

The special activity or job of an organelle

Function

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A cell that has a nucleus of other membrane bound organelles

Eukaryotic cells

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A cell that does not have a nucleus or other membrane bound organelles

Prokaryotic cells

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Living or once living

Biotic

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Non living things such as air sunlight or water

Abiotic

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The ability of the body or a cell to maintain a condition of balance or equilibrium

Homeostasis