Definition of trophotropic in English:

trophotropic

adjective

  • Designating the physiological actions or effects of the parasympathetic nervous system (which include the promotion of digestion and of tissue repair and growth); of, relating to, or characterized by these effects.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From tropho- + -tropic. In sense 1 after trophotropism.

Pronunciation

trophotropic

/trəʊfəˈtrɒpɪk//trəʊfəˈtrəʊpɪk//trɒfəˈtrəʊpɪk/