Krebs' cycle Energy cycle; stepwise enzymatic oxydation of simple sugars to give high energy phosphate bonds (ATP).
K-strategist Any species of organism using a survival and reproductive strategy characterized by low fecundity, low mortality, longer life, and having populations approaching the carrying capacity of the environment, controlled by density-dependent factors. see R-stratigist.
kyphorhabd n. [Gr. kyphos, humpbacked; rhabdo, rod] (PO-RIF) A strongyle with a row of tubercles along one side.
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