apogeotropic

adjective
ap·o·ge·o·trop·ic

Definition of apogeotropic 

: bending up or away from the ground the short apogeotropic roots of the mangrove

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Other words from apogeotropic

apogeotropically \¦⸗⸗ˌ⸗⸗¦⸗pə̇k(ə)lē \ adverb

History and Etymology for apogeotropic

apo- + geotropic

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