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-taxy

1.
variant of -taxis:
heterotaxy.
Origin
< Greek -taxia. See taxis1, -y3
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British Dictionary definitions for -taxy

-taxis

combining form
1.
indicating movement towards or away from a specified stimulus: thermotaxis
2.
order or arrangement: phyllotaxis
Derived Forms
-tactic, -taxic, combining_form:in_adjective
Word Origin
from New Latin, from Greek taxis order

-taxy

combining form
1.
a variant of -taxis
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