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anemotropism

[an-uh-mo-truh-piz-uh m] /ˌæn əˈmɒ trəˌpɪz əm/
noun, Biology
1.
orientation in response to a current of air.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; anemo- + tropism
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[an-uh-muh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] /ˌæn ə məˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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