[ guh-tey-shuh n ]
/ gʌˈteɪ ʃən /
a process in which water in liquid form is given off by plants.
Words nearby guttation
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Example sentences from the Web for guttation
Guttation occurs chiefly at night, or in cloudy or foggy weather.Meteorology|Charles Fitzhugh Talman
Scientific definitions for guttation
[ gə-tā′shən ]
The exudation of water from leaves as a result of root pressure. Compare transpiration.
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