tropo-


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trop-, tropo-

prefix meaning "turn, turning" or "tendency, affinity": tropism, tropomyosin. See also tropho-, with which this combining form is sometimes confused.

trop-

, tropo- [Gr. tropos, turn, direction]
Prefixes meaning turn, reaction, change.

tropo-

prefix denoting a change or a turning, as in a TROPOPHYTE.
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