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a·crop·e·tal / əˈkräpitl/ • adj. Bot. (of growth or development) upward from the base or point of attachment. The opposite of basipetal. ∎  (of the movement of dissolved substances) outward toward the shoot and root apexes. DERIVATIVES: a·crop·e·tal·ly adv.

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acropetal

acropetal Growing or developing upwards from the base or point of attachment, so that the oldest parts are at the base and the youngest are at the tip. Compare basipetal.

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acropetal

acropetal Growing or developing upwards from the base or point of attachment, so that the oldest parts are at the base and the youngest are at the tip. Compare BASIPETAL.

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