Botany Fast Facts and Terms

वनस्पति विज्ञान से सम्बंधित महत्वपूर्ण तथ्य और शर्तें (Vanaspati Vigyaan Se Sambandhit Mehatvapurn Tathy Aur Sharten)

Below are listed short definition and fast facts of Botany Terminology. Post is describing what Botany term related to which action and activities.

  • Myopia is Short sight.
  • The study of animals is Zoology
  • The study of living things is Biology.
  • The study of the environment is Ecology.
  • Transparent front section of the eye is Cornea.
  • The collar bone is called Clavicle.
  • Living in water is Aquatic.
  • Drug that relieves pain is Analgesic.
  • Cross-fertilization is known as Allogamy.
  • Self fertilization is known as Autogamy.
  • Fuel such as coal, oil and natural gas are Fossil fuel.
  • In mammals, the ceiling of the mouth is Palate.
  • Grassland with scattered trees is Savannah.
  • Primitive members of the plant family are Fungi.
  • An organism which requires oxygen to survive is Aerobe.
  • An organ of storage and vegetative reproduction is Bulb.
  • An organ of vegetative reproduction in flowering plants is Tuber.
  • A collective name for the petals of a flower is Corolla.
  • A green alkaline fluid produced in the liver of mammals is Bile.
  • A Biofuel is a kind of fuel which is made from natural materials or waste.
  • A plant growth movement in response to a stimulus, for examples light is Tropism.
  • A pressure cooker used for the sterilization of materials is Autoclave.
  • An animal that feeds on other animals which are called the prey is Predator.
  • An apparatus used to isolate organisms living in soil water is Baermann funnel.
  • An insoluble blood protein used by the body to stop bleeding is Fibrin.
  • In a flower, the upper part of a stamen containing pollen grains is Anther.
  • Part of a flowering plant that normally grows down into the soil is the Root.
  • Plant hormones which control many aspects of plant growth are Auxins.
  • The flora and fauna of the bottom of oceans and lakes are Benthos.
  • The outermost layer of cells on an organism’s body is Epidermis.
  • The period in the human life cycle between puberty and maturity is Adolescence.
  • The process of uniting parts of two plants to form a single plant is Grafting.
  • The offspring of two related individuals’ pf the same species, race or variety is Hybrid.
  • The removal of undigested food or faeces from the gut is Egestion.
  • The smallest functional and structural unit of all living organisms is Cell.
  • The relocation of seedlings from nursery beds to the actual site of plantation is Transplantation.
  • The remains or traces of animal and plant lift of the past found embedded in rock are Fossil.
  • The total weight of all the organisms in a particular habitat is Biomass.
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