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NOMprocessprocés biològica process occurring in living organisms
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SentitA process occurring in living organisms.
Específicabsorció, assimilacióThe process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion
adaptacióThe process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)
aglutinacióA clumping of bacteria or red cells when held together by antibodies (agglutinins)
anovulacióThe absence of ovulation due to immaturity or post-maturity or pregnancy or oral contraceptive pills or dysfunction of the ovary
bacteriostasisInhibition of the growth of bacteria
catabolismeBreakdown in living organisms of more complex substances into simpler ones together with release of energy
cicle del nitrogenThe circulation of nitrogen
citocinesi, citoquinesiorganic process consisting of the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following karyokinesis bringing about the separation into two daughter cells
creixement, desenvolupament, maduració, ontogènesi, ontogènia(biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically
defoliacióThe loss of foliage
digestióThe organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body
divisió cel·lularThe process in reproduction and growth by which a cell divides to form daughter cells
envellimentThe organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age
epistasi, epístasi, epistasisThe suppression of a gene by the effect of an unrelated gene
eritropoesiThe process of producing red blood cells by the stem cells in the bone marrow
eutrofitzacióexcessive nutrients in a lake or other body of water, usually caused by runoff of nutrients (animal waste, fertilizers, sewage) from the land, which causes a dense growth of plant life
evolució biològica, evolució, filogènesi, filogènia(biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms
expressió(genetics) the process of expressing a gene
fixació del nitrogenThe assimilation of atmospheric nitrogen by soil bacteria and its release for plant use on the death of the bacteria
floracióThe organic process of bearing flowers
fosforilació oxidativaAn enzymatic process in cell metabolism that synthesizes ATP from ADP
funció corporal, procés corporalAn organic process that takes place in the body
gastrulacióThe process in which a gastrula develops from a blastula by the inward migration of cells
glicogènesiThe formation in animals of glycogen from glucose
haemogenesis, hematogenesis, hematopoesi, hemogenesis, hemopoesiThe formation of blood cells in the living body (especially in the bone marrow)
herència genètica, herènciaThe biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next
humificacióThe process of the formation of humus from plant remains
limfopoesiThe formation of lymphocytes in the bone marrow and lymph nodes and thymus and spleen
maduracióComing to full development
metabolismeThe organic processes (in a cell or organism) that are necessary for life
metabolisme, metamorfosiThe marked and rapid transformation of a larva into an adult that occurs in some animals
mudaThe process whereby something is shed
naixença, parturicióThe process of giving birth
nutrició(physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished
organificaciónThe process of organ formation
ossificacióThe developmental process of bone formation
ovulacióThe expulsion of an ovum from the ovary (usually midway in the menstrual cycle)
quellungThe swelling of the capsule surrounding a microorganism after reaction with an antibody
regeneració(biology) growth anew of lost tissue or destroyed parts or organs
reproduccióThe process of generating offspring
secrecióThe organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
transcripció(genetics) the organic process whereby the DNA sequence in a gene is copied into mRNA
translocació(genetics) an exchange of chromosome parts
transpiracióThe emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants
traspàsThe interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis
tumefacció, tumoracióThe process of tumefying
Generalprocés físic, procésA sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states
Anglèsorganic process, biological process
Espanyolproceso biológico, proceso orgánico

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