HomotropalHo*mot"ro*pal\, Homotropous \Ho*mot"ro*pous\, a. [Gr. ?; ? the same + ? turn, fr. ? to turn: cf. F. homotrope.]1. Turned in the same direction with something else. 2. (Bot.) Having the radicle of the seed directed towards the hilum.
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
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