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heliotropic

[hee-lee-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] /ˌhi li əˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk/
adjective, Biology
1.
turning or growing toward the light.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; helio- + -tropic
Related forms
heliotropically, adverb
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