diageotropism

noun dia·geotropism \"+\
variants: or

diageotropy

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Definition of diageotropism

plural

diageotropisms

or

diageotropies

  1. :  the tropistic tendency of growing organs (such as branches, rhizomes, or roots) to assume a position with the axis at right angles with the line of gravity

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Origin and Etymology of diageotropism

dia- + geotropism or geotropy


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