This is an easy-to-use terminology guidebook that is presented in a convenient, paperback format. The book lets students learn microbiology easier and faster by first helping them to understand the relevant vocabulary. The book contains over 1,700 terms relating to microbiology, along with their definitions. It also includes a complete index and table of contents. Although this is college-level material, high school students can use the EasyTerms guidebooks to prepare for college, getting a "jump start" on learning words that they'll need before they even arrive on campus. Additionally, the guidebooks can help nearly anyone boost their vocabulary. There are eight other EasyTerms editions available for various sciences, including Biology, Botany, Zoology and Human Anatomy & Physiology.