epitrophy

noun
epit·​ro·​phy | \ ə̇ˈpi‧trəfē\
plural -es

Definition of epitrophy

: increased increments of growth upon the upper side of horizontal or ascending branches or roots opposed to hypotrophy

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History and Etymology for epitrophy

International Scientific Vocabulary epi- + -trophy

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