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telotaxis

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noun telo·tax·is \ ˌtel-ə-ˈtak-səs , ˌtēl- \

medical Definition of telotaxis

plural telotaxes play \-ˌsēz\
:a taxis in which an organism orients itself in respect to a stimulus (as a light source) as though that were the only stimulus acting on it

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