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orthotopic or·tho·top·ic (ôr’thə-tŏp’ĭk)
In the normal or usual position.


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    [awr-thuh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] /ˌɔr θəˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk/ adjective 1. Botany. noting, pertaining to, or exhibiting a mode of vertical growth. /ˌɔːθəʊˈtrɒpɪk/ adjective 1. (botany) relating to or showing growth that is in direct line with the stimulus 2. (of a material) having different elastic properties in different planes orthotropic or·tho·trop·ic (ôr’thə-trŏp’ĭk, -trō’pĭk) adj. Tending to […]

  • Orthotropism

    [awr-tho-truh-piz-uh m] /ɔrˈθɒ trəˌpɪz əm/ noun 1. Botany. orthotropic tendency or growth.

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    [awr-tho-truh-puh s] /ɔrˈθɒ trə pəs/ adjective 1. Botany. (of an ovule) straight and symmetrical, with the chalaza at the evident base and the micropyle at the opposite extremity. /ɔːˈθɒtrəpəs/ adjective 1. (of a plant ovule) growing straight during development so that the micropyle is at the apex Compare anatropous

  • Ortho-xylene

    [awr-thoh-zahy-leen] /ˌɔr θoʊˈzaɪ lin/ noun 1. Chemistry. a clear, colorless, poisonous, flammable liquid, C 8 H 10 , the ortho isomer of xylene: used chiefly in the synthesis of phthalic anhydride.

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