thermotropic

adjective
ther·​mo·​trop·​ic | \ ˌthər-mə-ˈträ-pik How to pronounce thermotropic (audio) \

Definition of thermotropic

: of, relating to, or exhibiting thermotropism

First Known Use of thermotropic

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thermotropic

thermo- + -tropic, probably after German thermotropisch

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The first known use of thermotropic was in 1885

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“Thermotropic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thermotropic. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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thermotropic

adjective
ther·​mo·​trop·​ic | \ -ˈträp-ik How to pronounce thermotropic (audio) \

Medical Definition of thermotropic

: of, relating to, or exhibiting thermotropism

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