Glossary of "Life (9th ed.)" by Sadava et al. (2011)
- The scientific study of the functions of living organisms and the individual organs, tissues, and cells of which they are composed.
Glossary of "The Third Chimpanzee" by Diamond (2014)
- the study of how biological structures, such as blood, skeletons, and internal organs, work
- Diamond, J. (Adapted by Stefoff, R.) 2014. The Third Chimpanzee, For Young People, on the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal. xiii + 370 pp. Seven Stories Press, New York.
- Sadava, D., Hillis, D. M., Heller, H. C. & Berenbaum, M. R. 2011. Life: The Science of Biology, 9th ed. -xliv + 1266 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.