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Meaning of "trophotropism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TROPHOTROPISM

trophotropism  [trɒˈfɒtrəˌpɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TROPHOTROPISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Trophotropism 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 TROPHOTROPISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of trophotropism in the English dictionary

The definition of trophotropism in the dictionary is the response by an organism or cell to, or the movement of an organism or cell towards or away from, an external source of nutrition.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TROPHOTROPISM


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
stereotropism
ˌstɛrɪˈɒtrəˌpɪzəm
theanthropism
θiːˈænθrəˌpɪzəm
therianthropism
ˌθɪərɪˈænθrəˌpɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TROPHOTROPISM

trophic
trophically
trophies
trophobioses
trophobiosis
trophobiotic
trophoblast
trophoblastic
trophology
trophoneuroses
trophoneurosis
trophoplasm
trophotactic
trophotaxes
trophotaxis
trophotropic
trophozoite
trophy
trophy wife
trophy wives

WORDS THAT END LIKE TROPHOTROPISM

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

Synonyms and antonyms of trophotropism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «trophotropism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TROPHOTROPISM

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Translator English - Chinese

trophotropism
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

trophotropism
570 millions of speakers

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trophotropism
510 millions of speakers

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trophotropism
380 millions of speakers
ar

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توجه اغتذائي
280 millions of speakers

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trophotropism
278 millions of speakers

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trophotropism
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trophotropism
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trophotropism
220 millions of speakers

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Trophotropism
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Translator English - German

trophotropism
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

trophotropism
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

trophotropism
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Trophotropisme
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trophotropism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

trophotropism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ट्रॉफोोटोपॅझम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

trophotropism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

trophotropism
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

trophotropism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

trophotropism
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

trophotropism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

trophotropism
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

trophotropism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

trophotropism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

trophotropism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of trophotropism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TROPHOTROPISM»

The term «trophotropism» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.298 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TROPHOTROPISM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TROPHOTROPISM»

Discover the use of trophotropism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to trophotropism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Pathology of the Human Placenta
There are two mutually contradictory theories: (1) abnormal primary implantation (“polarity theory”); and (2) trophotropism. Arguments have been brought to bear for both of these points of view. We favor the second and believe that it derives ...
Kurt Benirschke, Graham J. Burton, Rebecca N Baergen, 2012
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Donald School Textbook of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and ...
Trophotropism explains resolution of placenta previa, increase in pathologic extent of placenta previa, the development of succenturiate lobes or a bilobed placenta, odd shaped placentas and abnormal cord insertions. During early ...
Asim Kurjak, Frank A Chervenak, 2011
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A Practical Medical Dictionary ...
Dietetics; dieto- therapy, sitotherapy. trophot'onus [G. trophe, nourishment, + tonos, tension.] Rigidity of muscular or other contractile tissue due to disordered nutrition. trophotropism (trof-ot'ro-pizm) [G. trophe, nourishment, + tropos, a turning.] ...
Thomas Lathrop Stedman, 1922
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Manual of Pathology of the Human Placenta: Second Edition
These are the abnormal primary implantation (“polarity theory”), and trophotropism. The abnormal implantation theory postulates that, at the nidation of the blastocyst, the embryo does not face the endometrium; rather, it is located at the ...
Rebecca N Baergen, 2011
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Early Pregnancy
This process is known as placental trophotropism. Despite the overall good prognosis in the majority of first-trimester PGH cases, there is an associated increased risk of morbidity within the second and third trimesters. Fetal growth restriction ...
Roy G. Farquharson, Mary D. Stephenson, 2010
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Diagnostic Imaging of Fetal Anomalies
A: Longitudinal. covers one-eighth the myometrial surface.40 Improvement may also be partly secondary to trophotropism, in which the placenta atrophies at suboptimal sites of implantation and hypertrophies at more optimal sites.
David A. Nyberg, 2003
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Comparative Morphology and Biology of the Fungi, Mycetozoa ...
We may therefore, in accordance more or less with the general terminology of the movements of growth, speak of phenomena of heliotropism , hydrotropism and rheotropism, trophotropism and thermotropism. Heliotropism. A vegetating ...
Anton Bary, Henry Edward Fowler Garnsey, Isaac Bayley Balfour, 1887
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Manual of Benirschke and Kaufmann's Pathology of the Human ...
The second theory of trophotropism is favored for the following reasons. Serial ultrasonograms during early pregnancy show that the placenta changes location. This placental movement is accomplished through marginal atrophy on one side  ...
Rebecca N Baergen, 2005
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Donald School Textbook of Transvaginal Sonography
Trophotropism explains resolution of placenta previa, increase in pathologic extent of placenta previa, the development of succenturiate lobes or a bilobed placenta, odd shaped placentas and abnormal cord insertions. Over 90% of placentas ...
Asim Kurjak, 2013
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Lectures on the Comparative Pathology of Inflammation: ...
In connecting these phenomena with those of nutrition, Stahl gave them the name of positive trophotropism when it was a question of attraction, and of negative trophotropism in cases of repulsion. Pfeffer,* having found that the female organs ...
Elie Metchnikoff, 1893

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TROPHOTROPISM»

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11-year old Philemon Awan wins Spelling Bee @ 5
The three, Philemon, Adwoa and Christine were made to spell tongue twisting words like Trophotropism, Ergatogyne, Quonk, Ascetic just to mention a few but ... «Myjoyonline.com, Feb 12»

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