autotrophic - by causing the cells on the shaded side of a...

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autotrophic Refers to organisms that synthesize their nutrients and obtain their energy from inorganic raw materials. autotrophs Organisms that synthesize their own nutrients; include some bacteria that are able to synthesize organic molecules from simpler inorganic compounds. auxins A group of hormones involved in controlling plant growth and other functions; once thought responsible for phototropism
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Unformatted text preview: by causing the cells on the shaded side of a plant to elongate, thereby causing the plant to bend toward the light. axial skeleton The skull, vertebral column, and rib cage; one of the two components of the skeleton in vertebrates . axillary buds Buds borne in the axil (where the leaf meets the stem) of a stem. axons Long fibers that carry signals away from the cell body of a neuron ....
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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