epinastic definition

  • adjective:
    • of, or regarding epinasty
    • A term put on that stage of vegetable growth in which an organ expands more rapidly on its top than on its under surface. See hyponastic.
    • of, or concerning epinasty
    • A term placed on that period of veggie development in which an organ grows faster on its top than on its under-surface. See hyponastic.
    • of, or associated with epinasty
    • A term applied to that period of vegetable development in which an organ develops faster on its top than on its under-surface. See hyponastic.
    • of, or associated with epinasty
    • a phrase put on that phase of vegetable development in which an organ develops quicker on its top than on its under surface. See hyponastic.
  • others:
    • In botany, of, pertaining to, or of the nature of epinasty.
    • In botany, of, related to, or regarding the nature of epinasty.
    • In botany, of, pertaining to, or of this nature of epinasty.
    • In botany, of, with respect to, or of this nature of epinasty.

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