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photosynthesis
The process by which plants and some other organisms capture light energy (sun) and use it to make food and water.
Cell Wall
The boundary that surrounds the cell membrane and seperates the cell from the environment.
Cellulose
A chemical that makes the wall rigid.
Chloroplasts
The structure of plant cells in which food is made.
Vacuole
a large sac-like storage area in a cell.
Tissues
Groups of similar cells that perform a specific function in an organism.
Vascular Tissue
The internal transporting tissue in some plants that is made up of tube-like structures.
fertilization
Occurs when a sperm cell unites with an egg cell.
zygote
The fertilized egg
sporophyte
The stage in the life cycle of a plant in which the plant produces spores for reproduction.
gametophyte
The stage the plant produces two kinds of sex cells, or gametes.
Gamete
A sperm cell or an egg cell.
Cuticle
A waxy, waterproof layer that covers the leaves of most plants.