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Electron microscopes

A tool which can magnify objects up to 1000000 times

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Monocular

Seeing a specimin with one eyed microscope

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Binocular

Seeing organisms with two eyed microscope

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Stereo

Seeing a organism with two eyes

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Magnification

To increase somthings size with glass

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Light microscope

A tool which can magnify objects up to 1500 times

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Phloem

type of tissue that transports sugars made in the leaves to other parts of a plant

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Transcolation

Moves food and water around the plant

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Xylem vessles

Pipes in a plant that moves water around the plant made of dead cells

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Lignin

Hard substance inside a dead xylem tubes. 30% of wood of trees

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Stoma

small openings on lower leaves of a plant which are opened by gaurd cells

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Transpiration stream

Movement of water through plant due to loss of water in leaves

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Vascular bundles

Grouos of xylem and pholem vessles in a plant

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Transpiration

Loss of water from plants in their stoima

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Gaurd cells

Found on either side of a stoima to control its opening

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Wilt

Plants that droop due ti the ineficentcy of water

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Vacuole

Cells use to store waste and food

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Turgid

Describes somthing that's firm

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Flaccid

When a plants low on water