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diaphototropism

/ (ˌdaɪəfəʊtəʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm) /
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noun
growth of a plant or plant part in a direction transverse to that of the light
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Derived forms of diaphototropism

diaphototropic (ˌdaɪəfəʊtəʊˈtrɒpɪk), adjective

Word Origin for diaphototropism

C20: from Greek, from dia- + phototropic
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