antitropous definition

  • adjective:
    • Displaying, of, or with respect to antitropy.
    • Displaying, of, or with respect to antitropy.
  • others:
    • In botany, getting the radicle pointing straight from the hilum associated with seed, as in all orthotropous seeds: put on embryos. An equivalent form is antitropal.
    • In botany, getting the radicle pointing right out of the hilum regarding the seed, as with all orthotropous seeds: put on embryos. An equivalent form is antitropal.
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