phototropically
adverb see phototropic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • phototropically — See phototropic. * * * …   Universalium

  • phototropically — adv. through phototropism, with a tendency to grow toward or away from light (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phototropic — phototropically, adv. /foh teuh trop ik, troh pik/, adj. Bot. 1. growing toward or away from the light. 2. taking a particular direction under the influence of light. [1895 1900; PHOTO + TROPIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • phototropic — adjective Date: circa 1890 of, relating to, or capable of phototropism • phototropically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • phototropic — /foʊtoʊˈtrɒpɪk/ (say fohtoh tropik) adjective 1. taking a particular direction under the influence of light. 2. growing towards or away from the light. {photo + tropic} –phototropically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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