thermonasty

noun

ther·​mo·​nas·​ty
plural -es
: a nastic movement that is associated with changes in temperature

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary therm- + -nasty

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“Thermonasty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thermonasty. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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