/ (ˈnɪktɪˌnæstɪ) /
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botany a nastic movement, such as the closing of petals, that occurs in response to the alternation of day and night
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Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
Derived forms of nyctinastynyctinastic, adjective
Word Origin for nyctinasty
C20: from Greek nukt-, nux night + -nasty
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