[awr-guh-no-truh-piz-uh m] /ˌɔr gəˈnɒ trəˌpɪz əm/
Physiology. the attraction of microorganisms or chemical substances to particular organs or tissues of the body.
organotropism or·gan·ot·ro·pism (ôr’gə-nŏt’rə-pĭz’əm)
The attraction of chemical compounds or microorganisms to tissues or organs of the body.
or’gan·o·trop’ic (ôr’gə-nō-trŏp’ĭk, -trō’pĭk, ôr-gān’ə-) adj.
[awr-uh n-burg, ohr‐] /ˈɔr ənˌbɜrg, ˈoʊr‐/ noun 1. a city in the SW Russian Federation in Asia, on the Ural River. /ˈɒrənˌbɜːɡ; Russian arɪnˈburk/ noun 1. a city in W Russia, on the Ural River. Pop: 550 000 (2005 est) Former name (1938–57) Chkalov
- Ore mountains
/ɔː/ plural noun 1. another name for the Erzgebirge
noun 1. . noun, Music. 1. a tone sustained by one part, usually the bass, while other parts progress without reference to it. 2. a passage containing it. /ˈpɛdəl/ noun 1. (music) a sustained bass note, over which the other parts move bringing about changing harmonies Often shortened to pedal
- Organ-pipe coral
noun 1. an alcyonarian coral of the genus Tubipora, occurring in tropical waters, and forming a complex colony of brick-red, vertical tubules joined at intervals by transverse plates.