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Textbook: A Short Guide to Writing about Biology, Books a la Carte Edition (9th Edition)
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ISBN: 9780321984258

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Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Curie point

    The temperature above which a material loses its magnetization.

  • Dry climate

    A climate in which yearly precipitation is not as great as the potential loss of water by evaporation.

  • Front

    The boundary between two adjoining air masses having contrasting characteristics.

  • Geocentric

    The concept of an Earth-centered universe.

  • Gondwanaland

    The southern portion of Pangaea consisting of South America, Africa, Australia, India, and Antarctica.

  • Habit

    Refers to the common or characteristic shape of a crystal, or aggregate of crystals.

  • High cloud

    A cloud that normally has its base above 6,000 meters; the base may be lower in winter and at high-latitude locations.

  • Ice cap

    A mass of glacial ice covering a high upland or plateau and spreading out radially.

  • Lateral moraine

    A ridge of till along the sides of an alpine glacier composed primarily of debris that fell to the glacier from the valley walls.

  • Melt

    The liquid portion of magma, excluding the solid crystals.

  • Mercalli intensity scale

    See Modified Mercalli intensity scale.

  • Nonconformity

    An unconformity in which older metamorphic or intrusive igneous rocks are overlain by younger sedimentary strata.

  • Plate

    See Lithospheric plate.

  • Santa Ana

    The local name given a chinook wind in southern California.

  • Sidereal month

    A time period based on the revolution of the Moon around Earth with respect to the stars.

  • Snowfield

    An area where snow persists yearround.

  • Subpolar low

    Low pressure located at about the latitudes of the Arctic and Antarctic circles. In the Northern Hemisphere the low takes the form of individual oceanic cells; in the Southern Hemisphere there is a deep and continuous trough of low pressure.

  • Valley breeze

    The daily upslope winds commonly encountered in a mountain valley.

  • Visible light

    Radiation with a wavelength from 0.4 to 0.7 micrometer.

  • Wind vane

    An instrument used to determine wind direction.