troph·​o·​tax·​is | \ -ˈtaksə̇s\
plural trophotaxes\ -​kˌsēz \

Definition of trophotaxis

: a chemotaxis in which the stimulating agent may serve as food to the organism

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First Known Use of trophotaxis

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trophotaxis

New Latin, from troph- + -taxis

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