geotaxis


geo·tax·is

noun \-ˈtak-səs\

Definition of GEOTAXIS

:  a taxis in which the force of gravity is the directive factor

Origin of GEOTAXIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1899

geo·tax·is

noun \-ˈtak-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural geo·tax·es \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of GEOTAXIS

: a taxis in which the force of gravity is the directive factor

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: geotechnic
Previous Word in the Dictionary: geotactic
All Words Near: geotaxis

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up geotaxis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More