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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Displaying, of, or pertaining to homotropy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Turned in the same direction as some other body, or directed in the same way as the body to which it belongs; specifically, in botany, curved or turned in one direction: applied also to the embryo of an anatropous or a campylotropous seed, in which the radicle is next the hilum.


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