Henderson's Dictionary of Biology

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  • Edition: 15th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-07-20
  • Publisher: Pearson

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With over 22,000 entries, Henderson's Dictionary of Biologyis the most comprehensive reference for all the biological sciences.         Over 22,000 entries         Clear definitions and additional explanations         Covers a wide range of topics         Includes simplified, up-to-date classification tables for the kingdoms of living organisms

Table of Contents

Preface to the Fifteenth Edition                                                                              


Units and Conversions                                                                                               

SI Prefixes                                                                                                               

Greek Alphabet                                                                                                         

Common Latin and Greek Noun Endings                                                                    


THE DICTIONARY                                                                                         



1.  An Outline of the Plant Kingdom (Domain Eukarya)                                 

2.  An Outline of the Kindgom Fungi (Domain Eukarya)                                               

3.  An Outline of the Animal Kingdom (Domain Eukarya)                               

4.  An Outline of the Kingdoms Protoctista and Stramenopila (Domain Eukarya)

5.  An Outline of the Domain Bacteria                                                              

6.  An Outline of the Domain Archaea                                                              

7.  Virus Families                                                                                              

8.  Geological Timescale                                                                                   

9.  Etymological Origins of Some Common Word Elements in Biology

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