hydrotaxis

noun

hy·​dro·​tax·​is ˌhī-drə-ˈtak-səs How to pronounce hydrotaxis (audio)
plural hydrotaxes -ˌsēz How to pronounce hydrotaxis (audio)
: a taxis in which moisture is the directive factor
hydrotactic adjective

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“Hydrotaxis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydrotaxis. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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