galvanotropism

noun
gal·​va·​not·​ro·​pism | \ ˌgal-və-ˈnä-trə-ˌpiz-əm How to pronounce galvanotropism (audio) \

Medical Definition of galvanotropism

: a tropism in which electricity is the stimulus

Other Words from galvanotropism

galvanotropic \ gal-​ˌvan-​ə-​ˈtrō-​pik How to pronounce galvanotropic (audio) , ˌgal-​və-​nə-​ How to pronounce galvanotropic (audio) \ adjective

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“Galvanotropism.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/galvanotropism. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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