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selenotropism

[si-lee-nuh-troh-piz-uh m, sel-uh-noh-] /sɪˌli nəˈtroʊ pɪz əm, ˌsɛl ə noʊ-/
noun, Biology
1.
growth in response to moonlight.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; seleno- + -tropism
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selenotropic
[suh-lee-nuh-trop-ik, -troh-pik, sel-uh-noh-] /səˌli nəˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk, ˌsɛl ə noʊ-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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