geomalism

noun ge·om·a·lism \jēˈäməˌlizəm\

Definition of geomalism

plural

-s

  1. :  a tendency of an organism to be influenced in growth by gravitation so that one side or lateral organ balances with another

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Origin and Etymology of geomalism

ge- + Greek homalismos action of leveling, from homalos + -ismos -ism


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