eccritic


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eccritic

 [ek-krit´ik]
1. promoting excretion.
2. an agent that so acts.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ec·crit·ic

(e-krit'ik),
1. Promoting the expulsion of waste matters.
2. An agent that promotes excretion.
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Such thermally acclimated worms migrate toward this preferred (eccritic) temperature (thermotaxis) in a thermal gradient (17).