hydrotaxis

noun
hy·​dro·​tax·​is | \ ˌhī-drə-ˈtak-səs How to pronounce hydrotaxis (audio) \
plural hydrotaxes\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce hydrotaxis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hydrotaxis

: a taxis in which moisture is the directive factor

Other Words from hydrotaxis

hydrotactic \ -​ˈtak-​tik How to pronounce hydrotaxis (audio) \ adjective

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“Hydrotaxis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydrotaxis. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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