Science Words 1-30

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  1. acceleration
    an increase in rate of change
  2. air
    a mixture of gases required for breathing
  3. animal product
    a product made from animal material
  4. astronomy
    the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies
  5. backspace key
    the typewriter key used for back spacing
  6. balance
    harmonious arrangement or relation of parts within a whole
  7. battery
    a collection of related things intended for use together
  8. bedrock
    solid unweathered stone beneath surface deposits of soil
  9. birth
    the time when something begins (especially life)
  10. body of water
    the part of the earth's surface covered with water
  11. boiling point
    the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level
  12. boulder
    a large smooth mass of rock detached from a place of origin
  13. burning
    a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light
  14. calculator
    a small machine that is used for mathematical calculations
  15. change of direction
    the act of changing the direction in which something is oriented
  16. chart
    a visual display of information
  17. cloud
    a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude
  18. color
    a visual attribute of things from the light they emit
  19. competition
    the act of contending with others for rewards or resources
  20. computer
    a machine for performing calculations automatically
  21. computer program
    (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
  22. condensation
    process of changing from a gas to a liquid or solid state
  23. conduction
    the transmission of heat or electricity or sound
  24. conductivity
    the property of transmitting heat, electricity, or sound
  25. conductor
    the person who leads a musical group
  26. conservation of mass
    a fundamental principle of classical physics that matter cannot be created or destroyed in an isolated system
  27. conservation of matter
    a fundamental principle of classical physics that matter cannot be created or destroyed in an isolated system
  28. constellation
    a configuration of stars as seen from the earth
  29. cooling
    the process of becoming cooler; a falling temperature
  30. core
    the center of an object
Created on June 20, 2012 (updated June 20, 2012)

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