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Interlude A
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Interlude B
Unit 3:
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Interlude C
Unit 4:
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Interlude D
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Ch. 30
Interlude E
Unit 6:
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Interlude F
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Interlude G
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  • karyotype: The specific number and shapes of chromosomes found in the cells of a particular species.
  • keystone species: A species that, relative to its own abundance, has a large effect on the presence and abundance of other species in a community.
  • kidney: An organ that regulates the body’s supply of water and solutes and helps dispose of metabolic wastes.
  • killer T cell: A lymphocyte that binds to cells that have been infected by a virus and helps destroy them.
  • kinetochore: A plaque of protein on the centromere of a chromosome where spindle microtubules attach during mitosis and meiosis.
  • kingdom: e largest taxonomic category in the Linnaean hierarchy. Generally six kingdoms are recognized: Bacteria, Archaea, Protista, Plantae, Fungi, and Animalia.
  • Kyoto Protocol: An international agreement designed to reduce global warming by reducing CO2 emissions.

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