from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The upward bending of a leaf or other plant part, resulting from greater growth of the lower side than of the upper side.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In botany, increased growth along the lower surface of an organ or part of a plant, causing the part to bend upward. Compare
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) Downward convexity, or convexity of the inferior surface.
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- noun botany an upward bending of leaves or other plant parts, caused by increased growth on their lower surface
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