haptotropism

<biology> An orientation response of an organism to stimulation by touch. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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haptotropism

haptotropism 1. An orientation response to a touch or contact stimulus. 2. The phenomenon whereby plant organs, as the tendrils of climbing plants, exhibit tropic movements in response to the stimulus of touch.
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