noun cyb·o·tax·is \ˌsibəˈtaksə̇s\

Definition of cybotaxis



  1. :  a transient orientation of molecules in a liquid revealed by X-ray diffraction effects analogous to those produced by crystals — compare liquid crystal

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Origin and Etymology of cybotaxis

New Latin, from cybo- (from Greek kybos cube) + -taxis — more at cube

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a brief usually trivial fact

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