**Cattribute**

[[Genes]] in the active slot can give the kitty a [cattribute](/cattributes). Not all genes appear as a cattribute and sometimes different genes can result in the same cattribute (e.g. totesbasic).

**Clock Stop**

Refers to the period after which no more generation 0 [[CryptoKitties]] will be released. 

**CryptoKitties Core**

[CryptoKitties Core](/cryptokitties/cryptokitties-core/) refers to CryptoKitties as it relates to an organization and business. 

**Exclusive Cat** 

An [exclusive cat](/exclusives) is a kitty with special artwork, which is given as an award instead of using a recipe (*see Fancy Cat*)

**Fancy Cat**

A [fancy cat](/fancies) is a kitty with special artwork, created by having the correct traits from a secret recipe.

**Gas Price**

Every game action requires sending an [[Ethereum]] transaction. This costs a small fee. The size of the fee is determined by the gas price. The higher the gas price, the faster the transaction will be confirmed.

**Gene**

Each kitty is born with 48 [[genes]], 12 of which are primary genes and the other 36 are hidden. Genes are passed on to kittens when breeding and can affect the appearance of the kitty.

**Kitty Clock**

Refers to the name of a specific wallet address under control of CryptoKitties core team. (i.e. `⏱ Kitty Clock ⏱` - `0x06012c8cf97bead5deae237070f9587f8e7a266d`)

**Primary Gene**

Each kitty has 12 primary [[genes]]. Primary genes are the only genes that can give the kitty a visible [cattribute](/cattributes).


** Recipe **

A set of [[cattributes]] required for a specific visual look or to obtain a fancy.

**Trait**

A trait is another word for a [cattribute](/cattributes).

**Trait Category**

There are twelve trait categories. Examples are "environment", "eye colour", etc. Two of the categories are still unknown. A list of all the trait categories can be found [here](/cattributes).