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-tropous

1.
a combining form meaning “turned, curved” in the direction specified by the initial element:
anatropous.
Origin
< Greek -tropos pertaining to a turn
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-tropous

combining form
1.
indicating a turning away: anatropous
Word Origin
from Greek -tropos concerning a turn
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