plagiotropic

adjective
pla·gio·tro·pic | \ ˌplā-j(ē-)ə-ˈtrō-pik , ˌpla- , -ˈträ- \

Definition of plagiotropic 

: having the longer axis inclined away from the vertical

First Known Use of plagiotropic

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for plagiotropic

Greek plagios + International Scientific Vocabulary -tropic

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