heterodromous

[ hĕt′ə-rŏdrə-məs ]

adj.

Moving in the opposite direction.
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Examples from the Web for heterodromous

  • The depressing after-effect of a heterodromous current rendered the next response ineffective.

    Life Movements in Plants|Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose