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- n. The habit of bending away from sunlight, as some plants do.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The habit of bending from the sunlight; -- said of certain plants.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In botany, a tendency to turn away from the sun or the light: opposed to heliotropism (which see).
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