circumnutation definition

  • noun:
    • The successive bowing or flexing in numerous directions associated with developing tip associated with stem of numerous flowers, specifically present in climbing flowers.
    • The consecutive bowing or flexing in numerous directions associated with developing tip regarding the stems of numerous flowers, especially present in climbing flowers.
    • A nodding or inclining circular about; especially, in botany, the continuous movement of some part of a plant, as the apex regarding the stem, a tendril, etc., by which it describes unusual elliptical or circular figures.
    • The successive bowing or flexing in various instructions for the growing tip regarding the stem of numerous plants, specially present in climbing flowers.
    • The successive bowing or flexing in different guidelines associated with growing tip for the stems of many flowers, especially observed in climbing plants.
    • A nodding or inclining round about; particularly, in botany, the constant movement of some section of a plant, because the apex of stem, a tendril, etc., by which it defines irregular elliptical or circular figures.

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