Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A directive influence exercised by a mass of matter upon growing organs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A directive influence exercised by a mass of matter upon growing organs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a directive influence exerted upon growing organs by the mass of the substratum upon which they grow.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek the body + to turn. (Wiktionary)

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