EC3 Word List
Set 4 On Quizlet

SetNoWordPoSPronunciationDefinition
461antibodyn/æn•tɪ•bɑ•dɪ/a defense provided by the body against disease
462behavioraladjbɪ•heɪ•vyɚ•əlconcerning the way someone acts
463bilingualn/baɪ•lɪŋ•gwəl/a person who speaks two languages
464colonialadj/kə•loʊ•njəl/concerning living in a colony
465consumptionn/kən•sʌm•pʃən/how much is spent on things; the process of eating and drinking
466correlatev/kɑ•rɪ•lɛɪt/to show the relationship between two items or events.
467durationn/djʊə•rɛɪ•ʃən/the length of time that something lasts
468explicitadj/ɪks•plɪ•sɪt/definite, clearly stated
469integrationn/ɪn•tɪ•grɛɪ•ʃən/bringing things together into a whole
470mortalityn/moɚ•tæ•lɪ•tɪ/the quality or state of being human and being able to die
471mutationn/mju•tɛɪ•ʃən/a change; in genetics: any event that changes genetic structure
472nucleusn/njuk•liːɚs/control center of a cell
473onsetn/ɑn•sɛt/the beginning
474optimaladjɑp•tɪ•məlbest
475particlen/pɑɚ•tɪ•kl/a very small piece of something
476phonologicaladj/foʊ•nə•lɑ•dʒɪ•kəl/concerning sound
477sensitivityn/sɛn•sɪ•tɪ•vɪ•tɪ/being 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
478similarityn/sɪ•mɪ•læ•rɪ•tɪ/the degree to which people or things are the same
479spectrumn/spɛk•trəm/the wavelengths of colors from red to violet
480temporaladj/tɛm•pə•rəl/concerning time