-tropic

-tropic [träp′ik, trō′pik]
[< Gr -tropos, turning (< trepein: see TROPE) + -IC] combining form forming adjectives
turning toward or from, changing because of, or otherwise responding to a (specified kind of) stimulus [phototropic]

English World dictionary. . 2014.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.