Mary_Alfaro_-_Copy_of_5_Intro_to_AP_Key_Terms - Introduction to A&P Key Terms Name Date For each definition below write the corresponding key term in

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Introduction to A&P Key Terms Name: Date: For each definition below, write the corresponding key term in the empty box on the right. I. Anatomy & Physiology Overview (slides 1-12) 1.the study of the structure and shape of the body and body parts as well as their relationship to one another2.the study of how the body and its parts work or function3. the tendency of the body to maintain internal stability4. primary method by which homeostasis is controlled by the body; an imbalance is corrected by a response that restores balance5. produces a change to a variable; the factor being regulated6receptor that detects a change; monitors the environment and responds to change7. usually in the brain; determines the appropriate response and course of action8.sends the response that balances the original stimulus9.when the body initiates a response that increases the imbalance until a specific goal is reached10.the basic units of structure and function in living things11.groups of cells that work together to perform a particular function12.composed of two or more tissue types and perform a specific function for the body
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