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geotropic

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adjective geo·tro·pic \ˌjē-ə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträ-\

Definition of geotropic

  1. :  of or relating to geotropism

geotropically

play \-ˈtrō-pi-k(ə-)lē, -ˈträ-\ adverb


1875

First Known Use of geotropic

1875


Medical Dictionary

geotropic

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adjective geo·tro·pic \ˌjē-ə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträp-ik\

Medical Definition of geotropic

  1. :  of or relating to geotropism

geotropically

\-ˈtrō-pi-k(ə-)lē, -ˈträp-i-\play play adverb



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