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nutation
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Movement of plant parts caused by irregular growth, such as the circular movement detected in growing seedlings and the "searching" movement of growing young tendrils.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/55418.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/55418
Used For
circumnutation
nutational movement
nutational movements
Broader Term
plant physiology
Related Term
nastic movement
Spanish
nutación
Term Number
55418