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biogenesis
development of living things from preexisting living things
biopsy
removal of living tissue
biota
all living organisms of an area
dichotomy
separating different things, cutting in two
lobotomy
cutting of brain
podium
platform, stage, something your feet stand on
tripod
a stand with 3 feet, used in photography
homogeneous
all the same
heterogeneous
varied, different
homophobic
hating homosexuality
homocentric
sharing a common center
heterodox
unorthodox, heretical
orthodox
conventional, accepted
hyperactive
overactive, hyper
hypoactive
underactive, lethargic
hypertension
high blood pressure
hyperbole
an exaggeration, figurative language
hypertrophy
cell growth, unnecessary complexity
atrophy
wasting away
hypothesis
an educated guess
philanthropy
charity, love for giving away money
philharmonic
music, harmony loving
philosopher
one who loves wisdom, a thinker
anglophile
one who loves English people
bibliophile
one who loves books
misanthropy
hatred of mankind
misogamy
hatred of marriage
misogyny
hatred of women
dysphasia
difficulty in speech and understanding
dystrophy
tissue degeneration