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a part of the brain that is located below the thalamus having numerous functions, such as: it links the nervous system to the endocrine system via the pituitary gland, it is responsible for certain metabolic processes and other activities of the autonomic nervous system, such as controlling body temperature, hunger, thirst, fatigue and sleep, and it synthesizes and secretes certain hormones.
hollow tubular vascular tissue cells, strengthened with lignin that conducts water and mineral...
a thin hairlike outgrowth of an epidermal cell of a plant root that increases the surface area...
cellular respiration that takes place when free oxygen is absent