NEGATIVE TROPISM

is the action of actively moving away from a specific source of stimulation.

NEGATIVE TROPISM: "If the sun is too hot, plants will, by negative tropism move away from it to survive."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NEGATIVE TROPISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/negative-tropism/ (accessed May 29, 2020).
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