geotactic
adjective Date: 1899 of or relating to geotaxis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • geotactic — See geotaxis. * * * …   Universalium

  • geotactic — adjective Of or pertaining to geotaxis …   Wiktionary

  • geotactic — geo·tac·tic .jē ō tak tik adj of or relating to geotaxis …   Medical dictionary

  • geotactic — ge·o·tac·tic …   English syllables

  • geotactic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • geotaxis — geotactic /jee oh tak tik/, adj. geotactically, adv. /jee oh tak sis/, n. Biol. oriented movement of a motile organism toward or away from a gravitational force. [1960 65; GEO + TAXIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • -tactic — adjective combining form Etymology: Greek taktikos 1. of, relating to, or having (such) an arrangement or pattern < paratactic > 2. showing orientation or movement directed by a (specified) force or agent < geotactic > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Cichlasoma urophthalmus — Mayan cichlid Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • geotactically — See geotactic. * * * …   Universalium

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