GEOTAXIS

the involuntary movement of an organism that helps it to keep its postural orientation related to the force of gravity. See taxis.

GEOTAXIS: "Geotaxis allows an organism to orient itself to the force of gravity."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GEOTAXIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geotaxis/ (accessed July 2, 2020).
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