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Definition Term % Correct
symbiotic relationship benefitting both organismsmutualism
48.3%
Agent used on lifeless objects to destroy organismsdisinfectant
44.1%
parasitic organism that causes diseasepathogen
38.5%
symbiotic relationship where one organism derives benefit and other unharmedcommensalism
37.4%
destruction or removal of all life formsSterilization
29%
agent used on living objects to destroy organismsantiseptic
27.6%
organism that uses CO2 as a carbon sourceautotroph
25.9%
Two organisms interacting resulting in a greater than additive effectsynergism
24.5%
Donor mating type in bacteriaF+
20.3%
Definition Term % Correct
free of contaminating organismsaseptic
19.2%
stretches of DNA replicated in a discontinuous fashionOkazaki
16.4%
sites on chromosomes to which genetic activity attributedLocus
13.3%
a plasmid that can transfer drug resistanceR factor
9.4%
bacterial product that kills other bacterialbacteriocin
7.7%
bacteriophage that induces lysogenytemperate phage
4.9%
require a small amount of oxygen for growth, but won't grow in normal atmospheric levelsmicroaerophiles
4.2%
effective agent for bacterial invasivenesshyaluronidase
2.1%
organism that feeds on dead organismsaprobes
1%

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