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Meaning of "stereotropism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF STEREOTROPISM

stereotropism  [ˌstɛrɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF STEREOTROPISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Stereotropism 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.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH STEREOTROPISM


apheliotropism
æpˌhiːlɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
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
theanthropism
θiːˈænθrəˌpɪzəm
therianthropism
ˌθɪərɪˈænθrəˌpɪzəm
trophotropism
trɒˈfɒtrəˌpɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE STEREOTROPISM

stereospecific polymer
stereotactic
stereotactical
stereotactically
stereotaxes
stereotaxic
stereotaxically
stereotaxis
stereotomy
stereotropic
stereotype
stereotyped
stereotyper
stereotypic
stereotypical
stereotypically
stereotyping
stereotypist
stereotypy
stereovision

WORDS THAT END LIKE STEREOTROPISM

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

Synonyms and antonyms of stereotropism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «stereotropism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF STEREOTROPISM

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

Translator English - Chinese

stereotropism
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

stereotropism
570 millions of speakers

English

stereotropism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

stereotropism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

توجه لمسي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

stereotropism
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

stereotropism
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

stereotropism
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

stéréotropisme
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Stereotropisme
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

stereotropism
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

stereotropism
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

stereotropism
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Stereotropisme
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

stereotropism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

stereotropism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्टिरियोटॉपीज्म
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

stereotropism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

stereotropism
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

stereotropism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

stereotropism
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

stereotropism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

stereotropism
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

stereotropism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

stereotropism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

stereotropism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of stereotropism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «STEREOTROPISM»

The term «stereotropism» is barely ever used and occupies the 204.546 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «STEREOTROPISM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «STEREOTROPISM»

Discover the use of stereotropism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to stereotropism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Studies in general physiology
LEUCOCYTES: migration of, due to stereotropism, 111. LIGHT: effect of direction of ray on movements, 2, 4, 5, 16, 53. 91,_108, 265; effective rays of, 3. 5; efiect of change in intens1ty of, 3, 82, 276; effect of, on swarm-spores of algm, 5; effect of ...
J. Loeb
2
Neuronal Growth Cones
This form of growth cone guidance is known as stereotropism and is amongst the simplest mechanisms that have been proposed to explain pathfinding. Stereotropism was first proposed by Wilhelm His in 1886 (see Jacobson, 1991, p.
Phillip R. Gordon-Weeks, 2005
3
A Dictionary for Invertebrate Zoology:
Negative stereotaxis: away from the contact. stereotactic a. stereotropism n. [Gr. stereos, solid; tropos, turn] A move- ment in direction determined by contact with a solid body. a. Positive stereotropism: toward contact. b. Negative stereotropism:  ...
Tim Williams, 2009
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Textbook of Neural Repair and Rehabilitation: Volume 1, ...
Paul Weiss elaborated on this model by proposing the resonance principle, which argues that a rough layout of neuronal connections established by stereotropism is subsequently refined by matching an axon's electrical activity with that of its ...
Michael E. Selzer, 2006
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Animal Behavior Desk Reference: A Dictionary of Animal ...
stercoraceous adj. Referring to a merdicole, q.v. (Lincoln et al. 1985). ♢ stereopsis n. An animal's seeing things in three dimensions (Storz 1973, 267). ♢ stereotaxis, stereotactic, stereotaxy See taxis: stereotaxis. ♢ stereotropism, stereotropic ...
Edward M. Barrows, 2011
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Nutritional Sex Control and Rejuvenation
In evidence of his conception of sexual behavior as a chemotropism, Loeb cites the example of the Fundulus fish, which sheds its eggs at the mating season as a result of a stereotropism, resulting from contact with another fish. If the sexes are  ...
Raymond W. Bernard, 1996
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Germs of Mind in Plants
The difference is only that the same characteristic which in plants is called con- Iractability, is in animals called stereotropism. It is stereotropism, and not aversion to light or fear, that causes the beetle to creep into a crack, or the ear-wig to bore  ...
R. H. France, 2001
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A Dictionary of Entomology
Rheotropism; Stereotropism; Thigmotropism; Tonotropism. Rel. Taxis. THEROID Adj. (Greek ther I a wild animal + -oid I form, shape.) Of, like or pertaining to wild ( undomesticated) animals. THEROLOGY Noun. (Greek ther I a wild animal + ...
‎2011
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The Principles of Insect Control
Positive stereotropism is seen in the gregarious habits of many insects, and in the tendency of soil insects to insert themselves into crevices, into soil, or under stones, to have their bodies in contact with something solid. Positive rheotropism is ...
Robert Arnold Wardle, Philip Buckle, 1929
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Principles of Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental ...
Stereotropism One factor that can influence the direction of growth is mechanical. Axons tend to grow along surfaces. This tendency is termed stereotropism, tactile adhesion, or contact guidance. Early studies in tissue culture provided ...
Oswald Steward, 1989

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Stereotropism [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/stereotropism>. Sep 2019 ».
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