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Meaning of "apheliotropic" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD APHELIOTROPIC

See apo-, heliotropic.
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PRONUNCIATION OF APHELIOTROPIC

apheliotropic  [æpˌhiːlɪəˈtrɒpɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF APHELIOTROPIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Apheliotropic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES APHELIOTROPIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of apheliotropic in the English dictionary

The definition of apheliotropic in the dictionary is growing in a direction away from the sunlight.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH APHELIOTROPIC


adrenocorticotropic
əˌdriːnəʊˌkɔːtəkəʊˈtrɒpɪk
allotropic
ˌæləˈtrɒpɪk
anisotropic
ænˌaɪsəʊˈtrɒpɪk
azeotropic
ˌeɪzɪəˈtrɒpɪk
entropic
ɛnˈtrɒpɪk
hydrotropic
ˌhaɪdrəʊˈtrɒpɪk
inotropic
ˌɪnəˈtrɒpɪk
ionotropic
aɪˌɒnəˈtrɒpɪk
isentropic
ˌaɪsɛnˈtrɒpɪk
isotropic
ˌaɪsəʊˈtrɒpɪk
lipotropic
ˌlɪpəʊˈtrɒpɪk
neurotropic
ˌnjʊərəˈtrɒpɪk
orthotropic
ˌɔːθəʊˈtrɒpɪk
pantropic
pænˈtrɒpɪk
phototropic
ˌfəʊtəʊˈtrɒpɪk
pleiotropic
ˌplaɪəʊˈtrɒpɪk
psychotropic
ˌsaɪkəʊˈtrɒpɪk
thermotropic
ˌθɜːməʊˈtrɒpɪk
thixotropic
ˌθɪksəˈtrɒpɪk
tropic
ˈtrɒpɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE APHELIOTROPIC

aphanipterous
aphanite
aphanitic
aphasia
aphasiac
aphasic
aphelandra
aphelia
aphelian
aphelion
apheliotropism
apheresis
apheretic
aphesis
aphetic
aphetically
aphetize
aphicide
aphid
aphides

WORDS THAT END LIKE APHELIOTROPIC

anisometropic
anthropic
diageotropic
emmetropic
gonadotropic
heliotropic
hydropic
hyperopic
lycanthropic
misanthropic
morphotropic
neotropic
nootropic
philanthropic
psilanthropic
somatotropic
stereotropic
subtropic
thyrotropic
topic
xenotropic

Synonyms and antonyms of apheliotropic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «apheliotropic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF APHELIOTROPIC

Find out the translation of apheliotropic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of apheliotropic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «apheliotropic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

apheliotropic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

apheliotropic
570 millions of speakers

English

apheliotropic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

apheliotropic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

apheliotropic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

apheliotropic
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

apheliotropic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

apheliotropic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

apheliotropic
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Apheliotropic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

apheliotropisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

背光性の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

apheliotropic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apheliotropic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

apheliotropic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

apheliotropic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अर्धशिलायंत्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

apheliotropic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

afeliotropiche
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

apheliotropic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

apheliotropic
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

apheliotropic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

apheliotropic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

apheliotropic
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

apheliotropic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

apheliotropic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of apheliotropic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «APHELIOTROPIC»

The term «apheliotropic» is normally little used and occupies the 143.121 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «APHELIOTROPIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about apheliotropic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «APHELIOTROPIC»

Discover the use of apheliotropic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to apheliotropic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Power of Movement in Plants
Of the 54 cauterised radicles one case was doubtful, 25 curved themselves from the light in the normal manner, and 28, or more than half, were not in the least apheliotropic. There was a considerable difference, which we cannot account for,  ...
Charles Darwin, Francis Darwin, 2009
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Popular Science
Upright stems are proheliotropic, horizontal leaves and creeping stems are diaheliotropic, and roots and such stems as those of ivy are apheliotropic. Sunlight varies from zero to the full blaze of the noonday sun, and assumes its greatest ...
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More Letters of Charles Darwin (Complete)
If youevercome across heliotropic or apheliotropic aerial roots ona plantnot valuable (but which shouldbe returned), I should like to observe them. Bignonia capreolata, withits strongly apheliotropic tendrils (which Ihad from Kew), is now ...
Charles Darwin
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Charles Darwin's Works: The power of movement in plants
Of the 54 cauterised radicles one case was doubtful, 25 curved themselves from the light in the normal manner, and 28, or more than half, were not in the least apheliotropic. There was a considerable difference, which we cannot account for,  ...
Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin, 1896
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Works of Charles Darwin: The power of movement in plants
The radicles of /Sinapis alba, when immersed in water and exposed to a lateral light, bend from it, or are apheliotropic. They become bent for a length of about 4 mm. from their tips. To ascertain whether this movement generally occurred, ...
Charles Darwin, 1915
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Ferozsons English to English and Urdu Dictionary
«j_ Jk»M J*^ ("^ /^ olj .js;'L UU I J** Uy J Aphelion (a-felian) n. Point farthest from the sun <-£ Apheliotropic (a-fe-lio-tropik) adj. Turning away from the sun - V'j k_U > ^J> J vUiT Aphonia (afo-ni-a) n. Total loss of voice IT j'«T M & jljl - t^i.; -yi* .
Ferozsons, 1973
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Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Biotechnology
Apheliotropic : Turning away from the light; applied to shoots or other parts of plants, as in roots that turn away from the sun. Aphthous stomatitis : A small, tender ulcer crater in the lining of the mouth (multiple causes). Commonly called a ...
Varun Shastri, 2005
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Outlines Of Botany
A third series of experiments were carried out during the next two years on the apheliotropic movement of the tendrils of the vine and Virginian creeper and the aerial roots of ivy. The explanation he offered, however, still exhibits his persistent ...
R.J. Harvey Gibson, 1999
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Robertson's Words for a Modern Age: A Cross Reference of ...
... apheliotropic, apheliotropism, diaheliotropic, diaheliotro- pism, heliocentric, heliograph, heliography, heliogravure, heliolatrist, heliolatry, heliolith, helioUthic, heliology, heliometer, heliometry, heliophil, heliophile, heliophilic, heliophilous, ...
John G. Robertson, 1991
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A Course of Lectures on the Growth and Means of Training the ...
Tracing of downward apheliotropic movement of a flower-peduncle. Darwin's Movements, p. 434. While circumnutating the plant is impressionable to action of light. That heliotropism is a modification of ordinary circumnutation is an inference ...

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «APHELIOTROPIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term apheliotropic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Q&A with Great Idea organizer
I am playing in The Apheliotropic Orchestra reunion so I suppose I'll have to sit put for that. SW: How has it been working with Enchanted Forest ... «WilliametteLive.com, Aug 12»
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Great Ideas Are Made in Oregon
And for the first time Hoffman himself will partake in the music making, as drummer for the reunited lineup of Salem-based the Apheliotropic ... «The Portland Mercury, Aug 12»
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Quasi, Typhoon, beer garden, Enchanted Forest, GREAT IDEA!
... “Best New Band” winner The Builders and The Butchers, a reunion of Salem's Apheliotropic Orchestra, Ryan Neighbors (formerly of Portugal. «WilliametteLive.com, Jun 12»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Apheliotropic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/apheliotropic>. Jun 2019 ».
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