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Meaning of "apheliotropism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF APHELIOTROPISM

apheliotropism  [æpˌhiːlɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF APHELIOTROPISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Apheliotropism is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES APHELIOTROPISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of apheliotropism in the English dictionary

The definition of apheliotropism in the dictionary is growth in a direction away from the sunlight.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH APHELIOTROPISM


apogeotropism
ˌæpədʒɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
diageotropism
ˌdaɪədʒɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
diaheliotropism
daɪəˌhiːlɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
diatropism
daɪˈætrəˌpɪzəm
galvanotropism
ˌɡælvəˈnɒtrəˌpɪzəm
geotropism
dʒɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
heliotropism
ˌhiːlɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
hydrotropism
haɪˈdrɒtrəˌpɪzəm
isotropism
aɪˈsɒtrəˌpɪzəm
nyctitropism
nɪkˈtɪtrəˌpɪzəm
orthotropism
ɔːˈθɒtrəˌpɪzəm
pleiotropism
plaɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
priapism
ˈpraɪəˌpɪzəm
psilanthropism
sɪˈlænθrəˌpɪzəm
rheotropism
rɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
sinapism
ˈsɪnəˌpɪzəm
stereotropism
ˌstɛrɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
theanthropism
θiːˈænθrəˌpɪzəm
therianthropism
ˌθɪərɪˈænθrəˌpɪzəm
trophotropism
trɒˈfɒtrəˌpɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE APHELIOTROPISM

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

WORDS THAT END LIKE APHELIOTROPISM

aerotropism
allotropism
apism
atropism
caesaropapism
chemotropism
diaphototropism
escapism
gamotropism
haptotropism
hemitropism
malapropism
mugwumpism
papism
phototropism
plagiotropism
thermotropism
thigmotropism
tropism
utopism

Synonyms and antonyms of apheliotropism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «apheliotropism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF APHELIOTROPISM

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The translations of apheliotropism from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «apheliotropism» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

apheliotropism
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

apheliotropism
570 millions of speakers

English

apheliotropism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

apheliotropism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اجتناب الشمس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

apheliotropism
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

apheliotropism
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

apheliotropism
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

apheliotropism
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Apheliotropisme
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

apheliotropism
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

apheliotropism
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

apheliotropism
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apheliotropisme
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

apheliotropism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

apheliotropism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Apheliotropism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

apheliotropism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

afeliotropismo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

apheliotropism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

apheliotropism
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

apheliotropism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

apheliotropism
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

apheliotropism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

apheliotropism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

apheliotropism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of apheliotropism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «APHELIOTROPISM»

The term «apheliotropism» is used very little and occupies the 152.292 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «APHELIOTROPISM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «APHELIOTROPISM»

Discover the use of apheliotropism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to apheliotropism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Power of Movement in Plants
movement of circumnutation which gives rise to, or is converted into, heliotropism and apheliotropism. On this view we need not assume against all analogy that a lateral light entirely stops circdmnutation; it merely excites the plant to modify its ...
Charles Darwin, 2012
2
A manual of botany
These three movements in response to the stimulus of the lateral light are spoken of as heliotropism, apheliotropism, and diaheliotropism respectively. The advantages thus secured arc in some cases very obvious ; the heliotropism of the stem ...
Joseph Reynolds Green, 1902
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An Introduction to Vegetable Physiology
These phenomena, thus associated with the incidence of a lateral light, are spoken of as heliotropism, apheliotropism, and diaheliotropism respectively. Sometimes the terms positive, negative, and transverse heliotropism are employed.
Joseph Reynolds Green, 1911
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Nature
To continue Wiesner's explanation : when the plant is exposed to a zenith illumination, the leaves bend downwards owing to apheliotropism, and if truly apheliotropic, would continue to bend till they pointed vertically downwards. But \ Viesner ...
Sir Norman Lockyer, 1882
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Bioscientific Terminology: Words from Latin and Greek Stems
... or h), "against," "opposite" examples: antidote, antitoxin, antiseptic antagonist, antarctic 5. apo- (ap- before vowels or h), "from," "off," "away" examples: apology, apostle aphorism, apheliotropism (tendency to turn away from light) 6. cata- (cat-  ...
Donald M. Ayers, 1972
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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 Calendar of the Correspondence of Charles Darwin, 1821-1882
Plans an experiment to test for 'apheliotropism' in certain radicles. ALS3pp DAR 211 12134. From [Francis Darwin] 4 July 1879 Wurzburg Heliotropism nomenclature. Apheliotropic mustard roots grow more quickly in dark. Measures growth ...
Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith, David Kohn, 1994
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English Words: History and Structure
Now consider the word apheliotropism: a - heli-o-tro -ism < a o- I 'awa ' - 'sun' - ' turn' - 'state condition y 9 7 process' To produce a good reading for this word, we have to supply a sensible relationship between 'away,' 'sun,' and 'turn'; the -ism ...
Donka Minkova, Robert P. Stockwell, 2009
9
The Biology of Vines
... physiological ecology of woody vines 245-78 sites included in liana distribution analysis 43 vine-host interaction 251-3 vs tropical rainforest, diversity of climbing plants (table) 9 tendril-climbers 'apheliotropism' 76 climbing mechanisms 82-8, ...
Francis E. Putz, Harold A. Mooney, 1991
10
Eisenstein Rediscovered
... crucial for Eisenstein's concept of mise-en- scène because it marks the meeting of so many opposites: passivity and activity, darkness and light, concave and convex space, knowing from within and without, heliotropism and apheliotropism.
Ian Christie, Professor Richard Taylor, 2005

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