nonmetal

An element which is dull-colored, brittle and nonconductive. Located up and to the right of a stair-step line from boron to astatine….

List of Biology Words Starting with N

N segment N-end rule N-methyl-D-aspartate NADP+ NADPH NaOH National Institutions of Health (NIH) National Science Foundation native natural selection near infrared spectroscopy near IR nearest-neighbour analysis necrotroph neddylation negative assortative mating negative control negative interference neo- neo-darwinism neocortex neomorph neoplasia neoplasm Neoteny nephron Nephropathy nerve cell nerve cell body nerve…

acidic oxide

An oxide that reacts with water to produce an acid. Nonmetal oxides are acidic, e.g. CO2 + H2O —-> H2CO3…