1. apoptosis a type of cell death in which the cell uses specialized cellular machinery to kill itself; a cell suicide mechanism that enables metazoans to control cell number and eliminate cells that threaten the animal's survival
  2. Upupa epops pinkish-brown hoopoe with black-and-white wings
  3. juxtapose place side by side
  4. apoapsis the point in an orbit farthest from the body being orbited
  5. Hypopitys term used in some classifications for the pinesaps, which are usually included in the genus Monotropa
  6. Libritabs a tranquilizer used in the treatment of alcoholism
  7. platypus small densely furred aquatic monotreme of Australia and Tasmania having a broad bill and tail and webbed feet; only species in the family Ornithorhynchidae
  8. hippopotamus massive thick-skinned herbivorous animal living in or around rivers of tropical Africa
  9. peptidase any enzyme that catalyzes the splitting of proteins into smaller peptide fractions and amino acids by a process known as proteolysis
  10. obstipate constipate severely
  11. Arabidopsis a genus of the mustard family having white or yellow or purplish flowers; closely related to genus Arabis
  12. baby tears prostrate or creeping Corsican herb with moss-like small round short-stemmed leaves
  13. Eumetopias sea lions
  14. baptism a sacrament signifying spiritual cleansing and rebirth
  15. susceptible yielding readily to or capable of
  16. Anabaptist adherent of Anabaptism
  17. adaptable capable of fitting a particular situation or use
  18. octopus bottom-living cephalopod having a soft oval body with eight long tentacles
  19. Bradypus type genus of the Bradypodidae: three-toed sloths
  20. inhabitable fit for living in or on

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