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[ki-mo-truh-piz-uh m] /kɪˈmɒ trəˌpɪz əm/

noun, Biology.
oriented growth or movement in response to a chemical stimulus.
the growth response of an organism, esp a plant, to a chemical stimulus

chemotropism che·mot·ro·pism (kĭ-mŏt’rə-pĭz’əm)
See chemotaxis.


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