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nastic

adjective nas·tic \ˈnas-tik\

Definition of NASTIC

:  of, relating to, or constituting a movement of a plant part caused by disproportionate growth or increase of turgor in one surface
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Origin of NASTIC

Greek nastos close-pressed, from nassein to press
First Known Use: 1908

Rhymes with NASTIC

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