English Communication III
Word Set 4

SetNoWordDefinition
461antibodya defense provided by the body against disease
462behavioralconcerning the way someone acts
463bilinguala person who speaks two languages
464colonialconcerning living in a colony
465consumptionhow much is spent on things; the process of eating and drinking
466correlateto show the relationship between two items or events.
467durationthe length of time that something lasts
468explicitdefinite, clearly stated
469integrationbringing things together into a whole
470mortalitythe quality or state of being human and being able to die
471mutationa change; in genetics: any event that changes genetic structure
472nucleuscontrol center of a cell
473onsetthe beginning
474optimalbest
475particlea very small piece of something
476phonologicalconcerning sound
477sensitivitybeing sensitive; in physiology: the ability of an organism or part of an organism to react to stimuli; in electronics: the ability of a radio device to react to incoming signals
478similaritythe degree to which people or things are the same
479spectrumthe wavelengths of colors from red to violet
480temporalconcerning time