Dr. Overy's KBase: Resources for Teaching and Learning - Glossary
The difference between a measured value and the true value.
A microorganism, especially a bacterium causing disease or fermentation
dull : without a shine
A type of bacteria that's resistant to a number of widely used antibiotics
An organism that can be seen only with the aid of a microscope and that typically consists of only a single cell.
A nerve cell forming part of a pathway along which impulses pass from the brain or spinal cord to a muscle or gland
Moment of a Force
The moment of a force about a point is the product of the force with the perpendicular distance of the force from that point.