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Meaning of "diaphototropism" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DIAPHOTOTROPISM

From Greek, from dia- + phototropic.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DIAPHOTOTROPISM

diaphototropism  [ˌdaɪəfəʊtəʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIAPHOTOTROPISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Diaphototropism 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 DIAPHOTOTROPISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of diaphototropism in the English dictionary

The definition of diaphototropism in the dictionary is growth of a plant or plant part in a direction transverse to that of the light.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DIAPHOTOTROPISM


aerotropism
ˌɛərəʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm
allotropism
ˈæləˌtrəʊpɪzəm
apheliotropism
æpˌhiːlɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
apogeotropism
ˌæpədʒɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
atropism
ˈætrəpɪzəm
diageotropism
ˌdaɪədʒɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
escapism
ɪˈskeɪpɪzəm
gamotropism
ˌɡæməˈtrəʊpɪzəm
geotropism
dʒɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
haptotropism
ˌhæptəʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm
heliotropism
ˌhiːlɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
orthotropism
ɔːˈθɒtrəˌpɪzəm
phototropism
ˌfəʊtəʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm
priapism
ˈpraɪəˌpɪzəm
rheotropism
rɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
theanthropism
θiːˈænθrəˌpɪzəm
thermotropism
ˌθɜːməʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm
thigmotropism
ˌθɪɡməʊˈtrəʊpɪzəm
tropism
ˈtrəʊpɪzəm
utopism
juːˈtəʊpɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DIAPHOTOTROPISM

diaphanous
diaphanously
diaphanousness
diaphone
diaphonic
diaphony
diaphorase
diaphoresis
diaphoretic
diaphototropic
diaphragm
diaphragm pessary
diaphragmal
diaphragmatic
diaphragmatically
diaphragmatitis
diaphragmitis
diaphyseal
diaphyses
diaphysial

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIAPHOTOTROPISM

apism
caesaropapism
chemotropism
diaheliotropism
diatropism
galvanotropism
hemitropism
hydrotropism
isotropism
malapropism
metopism
mugwumpism
nyctitropism
plagiotropism
pleiotropism
psilanthropism
sinapism
stereotropism
therianthropism
trophotropism

Synonyms and antonyms of diaphototropism in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «diaphototropism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIAPHOTOTROPISM

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

Translator English - Chinese

diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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Translator English - Hindi

diaphototropism
380 millions of speakers
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diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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Translator English - Malay

Diaphototropism
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diaphototropism
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Translator English - Japanese

diaphototropism
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Translator English - Korean

diaphototropism
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Translator English - Javanese

Diaphototropism
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

diaphototropism
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Translator English - Tamil

diaphototropism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डेफोटोटॉपीज्म
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

diaphototropism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

diaphototropism
65 millions of speakers

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diaphototropism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

diaphototropism
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Translator English - Romanian

diaphototropism
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

diaphototropism
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

diaphototropism
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

diaphototropism
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

diaphototropism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of diaphototropism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIAPHOTOTROPISM»

The term «diaphototropism» is used very little and occupies the 172.530 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIAPHOTOTROPISM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIAPHOTOTROPISM»

Discover the use of diaphototropism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to diaphototropism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Photomovement
This leaf phototropism, called diaphototropism,2 is apparently a more effective means of enhancing light interception than the leaf orientation by stem phototropism. The most commonly observed leaf diaphototropism is based on bending of ...
D.-P. Häder, M. Lebert, 2001
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Principles of Plant Physiology
However, more recent investigations have shown that light may affect geotropic reaction, and it is possible that in some cases of apparent diaphototropism, actually an organ which is orthogeotropic in the dark becomes through the action of ...
Walter Stiles, 1994
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Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology
AgjSbjS^ an opaque, metallic gray-black monoclinic mineral occurring as prismatic crystals, having a specific gravity of 5.97 to 6.04 and a hardness of 2.5 to 3 on the Mohs scale; found with galena, dolomite, and quartz. diaphototropism  ...
Christopher G. Morris, 1992
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Dictionary of Ecology and Environment
Diaphototropism. The act of self-placing at right angles to incident light. Diapir. An intrusion which domes up the overlying layers, having cut through lower layers. Salt domes are examples of diapirs. Diaspore. A portion of a plant such as a ...
‎1992
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Plant Physiology
... carota. cross-over theorem 218 -, phyllotaxis 311 -, terminology 285 diagravitropism 524 diaphototropism 508 diaspore characteristics 409 dicarboxylate translocator 180 dichlorobenzonitrile (DCB) 105 dichroic orientation, photoreceptor 96, ...
Hans Mohr, Peter Schopfer, 1995
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Light and Plant Responses: A Study of Plant Photophysiology ...
The integrated nature of these responses can be illustrated by Melilotus indicus, whose leaf orientation is under photonastic control during the day and nyctinastic control at night but which also exhibits solar tracking or diaphototropism.222 ...
T. H. Attridge, 1990
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Concise Encyclopedia Biology
Phoxinus sensitive to light. 3) Transverse P. or diaphototropism results in orientation across the light path, and it is displayed mostly by dorsiventral organs. Usually, the upper suface of laminate foliage leaves is turned toward the light, and the ...
‎1996
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THE RESTLESS PLANT
The leaf exhibits an apparent diaphototropism in the morning and afternoon, and an apparent paraphototropism around midday, despite the fact that its lamina remains stationary. Pulvinated leaves of many leguminous plants move throughout ...
Dov Koller, Elizabeth Van Volkenburgh, 2011
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Photomorphogenesis in Plants and Bacteria: Function and ...
Both lino (2001) and Koller (2000) have reviewed the extensive literature on this blue light-activated leaf movement (sometimes called diaphototropism). As early as 1936, Yin noted that blue light activated the solar-tracking response in Malva ...
Eberhard Schäfer, Ferenc Nagy, 2006
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A Dictionary of Ecology
See also DORMANCY. diaphototropism A tropic response (see TROPISM) of a plant organ in which it grows at right angles to the stimulus of light. diaspore A * spore, *seed, or other structure that functions in dispersal; a *propagule. diastem A ...
Michael Allaby, 2010

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Diaphototropism [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/diaphototropism>. Aug 2019 ».
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