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diageotropic

[dahy-uh-jee-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] /ˌdaɪ əˌdʒi əˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk/
adjective, Botany
1.
(of a plant part) growing at a right angle to the direction of gravity.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; dia- + geotropic
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