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Definition Term % Correct
symbiotic relationship benefitting both organismsmutualism
47.7%
Agent used on lifeless objects to destroy organismsdisinfectant
42.6%
symbiotic relationship where one organism derives benefit and other unharmedcommensalism
37.6%
parasitic organism that causes diseasepathogen
37.6%
agent used on living objects to destroy organismsantiseptic
28.3%
destruction or removal of all life formsSterilization
27.5%
organism that uses CO2 as a carbon sourceautotroph
26.7%
Two organisms interacting resulting in a greater than additive effectsynergism
24.4%
Donor mating type in bacteriaF+
20.9%
Definition Term % Correct
free of contaminating organismsaseptic
19%
stretches of DNA replicated in a discontinuous fashionOkazaki
15.9%
sites on chromosomes to which genetic activity attributedLocus
12.4%
a plasmid that can transfer drug resistanceR factor
9.7%
bacterial product that kills other bacterialbacteriocin
7.4%
bacteriophage that induces lysogenytemperate phage
4.7%
require a small amount of oxygen for growth, but won't grow in normal atmospheric levelsmicroaerophiles
4.7%
effective agent for bacterial invasivenesshyaluronidase
1.9%
organism that feeds on dead organismsaprobes
1.2%

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