The base-in biology, the base for plant to grow on; in chemistry element that acts like enzyme. It binds particularly to the enzyme's active site where it lowers the energy needed for the reaction, which therefore can proceed quick comparitively.

SUBSTRATE: "Example: Substrate is very specific and necessary for successful growth of orchids."
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