(Science: plant biology) A slender climbing organ formed by modification of a part of a plant, such as a stem, a... Read More
1. A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion);... Read More
noun, plural: cirri
(botany) A tendril or clasper or similar part.
(1) A bundle or tuft of cilia... Read More
Origin: L, bedpost, fr. Fulcire to prop.
1. A prop or support.
2. (Science: mechanics) That by which a lever is... Read More
Growth or movement of a cell or an organism in response to touch
In general, tropism is an... Read More