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aerotropism

[ai-ro-truh-piz-uh m] /ɛəˈrɒ trəˌpɪz əm/
noun, Biology
1.
growth or movement in the direction of a supply of air or oxygen.
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aerotropic
[air-uh-trop-ik] /ˌɛər əˈtrɒp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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