Second Years Guide to Ace Care of Magical Creatures: A Study Guide
This book is intended for all who need a quick study reference guide for COMC-201. It has a glossary of terms & its appropriate meanings for the entire course. Each chapter is based on a lesson; where it won't go into grave detail, but will give you the necessary components to study for upcoming tests & assignments. This does not include mid-term & final exams. All detailed information about each topic is in your official lessons with the Professor. DO NOT COPY AS IT IS PLAGIARISM!
Care of Magical Creatures Glossary
Albinism ⊱ Deficiency of color in the skin.
Asexual ⊱ Creatures who don't need male or female counterparts to mate. It also does not need sperm & eggs to reproduce.
Beast ⊱ Creatures who can't create or assist in the making of magical laws.
Beba ⊱ A name that merpeople use for young grindylows.
Being ⊱ Creatures who can create or assist in the making or magical laws.
Bowtruckles ⊱ Tree protectors that are as tiny as a hand. They look like a stick to match their home; a tree. On each hand, they have two needle-like fingers & can be seen in various types of green & browns. Classified as XX.
Department for the Regulation & Control of Magical Creatures ⊱ A department from the Ministry of Magic which manages all magical beings in the wizarding world. They carry out laws, licenses, & deals with accusations about magical creature abuse.
Emulsifier ⊱ A substance which strengthens a potion.
Fairies ⊱ Tiny pocket-sized creatures that have wings. They are one to five inches tall & look like humans. Classified as XX.
Flobberworms ⊱ Invertebrate worms that is brown in color & moves slightly. Classified as X.
Fwicks ⊱ A name for baby Fwoopers & they are dark grey or black.
Fwoopers ⊱ Orange, lime green, pink, & yellow creatures that are twelve to fifteen inches in height. Its plume is about two inches & its tail is around two to three inches. Fwoopers feet are orange with three toes & have a hackle on each. Classified as XXX.
Gnomes ⊱ Brown creatures that resemble a potato & are about one foot in height. Witches & wizards call gnomes Gernumbli Gardensi. Classified as XX.
Grindas ⊱ Young grindylows.
Grindylows ⊱ Green water creatures that have horns on their heads & are three to five feet in height. Their green color can be like olives. Classified as XX.
Herbivores ⊱ Creatures that eat plants.
Hermaphrodites ⊱ One end of a body has male organs, but the other end has female organs.
Homogenous Mixture ⊱ A potion with a constant appearance & blend.
Horklumps ⊱ Mushrooms that are pink with black bristles & can be green or yellow in Europe. Classified as X.
Imps ⊱ Dark green or brown creatures that are six to eight inches in height & do not have wings. They love to prank those that come across them. Classified as XX.
Invertebrate ⊱ Creatures that don't have a spine. Squids, worms, & some insects fit into this type.
Jobberknolls ⊱ Blue birds that can adjust to all climates. Their spots are white or pale blue in color. They only make a sound when they are dying & they repeat the sounds of memory backwards. Classified as XX.
Lait ⊱ A French term meaning milk.
Magizoology ⊱ The research of magical creatures.
Newt Artemis Fido Scamander ⊱ He is a magizoologist who located thunderbirds as well as helped creatures from going extinct. Newton is the author of Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them: Fifty-third Edition. He also made a ban to experiment breeding in 1965.
Nocturnal ⊱ Creatures who don't move during the day & instead live better at night.
Omnivore ⊱ Creatures that eat plants & meat.
Pup ⊱ A name for baby gnomes. Pups will stay with the colony.
Segmented ⊱ Small rings around the creatures body.
Spirit ⊱ Creatures who have died & came back as ghosts. They can't create or assist in the making of magical laws.
Squeakers ⊱ Fwoopers that are twenty-eight to thirty days old.
Woodlice ⊱ Has fourteen limbs & are known as crustaceans. Another name for woodlice are roly polies.