hydrotropic

adjective
hy·​dro·​tro·​pic | \ -ˈtrō-pik How to pronounce hydrotropic (audio) , -ˈträp-ik How to pronounce hydrotropic (audio) \

Medical Definition of hydrotropic

1 : exhibiting or characterized by hydrotropism
2 : relating to or causing hydrotropy the hydrotropic action of bile salts

Other Words from hydrotropic

hydrotropically \ -​ˈtrō-​pi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce hydrotropic (audio) , -​ˈträp-​i-​ How to pronounce hydrotropic (audio) \ adverb

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“Hydrotropic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydrotropic. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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