Totally revised and up-to-date for the 7th variation, this market-leading dictionary is the fitting consultant for somebody learning biology, both in school or college.

With greater than 5,500 transparent and concise entries, it presents accomplished assurance of biology, biophysics, and biochemistry. Over 250 new entries contain phrases similar to Broca's area, comparative genomic hybridization, mirror neuron, and Pandoravirus.

Appendices contain classifications of the animal and plant kingdoms, the geological time scale, significant mass extinctions of species, version organisms and their genomes, Nobel prizewinners, and a brand new appendix on evolution.

Entry-level internet hyperlinks to on-line assets should be accessed through a better half website.

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