Science Glossary
  • 500+ key scientific terms visualized in stunning images and concise textual definitions
  • Short 30–60 second films using memorable visual and written learning cues
  • Clear and engaging, Twig Science Glossary reinforces the learning of key curriculum terms
Antibiotic

Antibiotic

A compound that kills or inhibits the growth of microorganisms

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Launch window

Launch window

The time period within which a rocket must be launched to achieve the desired goal.

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Sunspot

Sunspot

Short-lived dark spots on the surface of the Sun.

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Ribosomes

Ribosomes

The structures in cells that synthesize proteins.

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Precision

Precision

The degree of repeatability of a measurement.

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Dominant allele

Dominant allele

The version of a gene that takes precedence over other variants.

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