clinostat

noun

an apparatus for studying tropisms in plants, usually a rotating disc to which the plant is attached so that it receives an equal stimulus on all sides

Nearby words

  1. clinometer,
  2. clinometric,
  3. clinopyroxene,
  4. clinoril,
  5. clinoscope,
  6. clinozoisite,
  7. clinquant,
  8. clint,
  9. clinton,
  10. clinton impeachment

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