Orthotone

Or"tho*tone

(?), a. [Ortho- + Gr. tone, accent.] (Gr. Gram.) Retaining the accent; not enclitic; -- said of certain indefinite pronouns and adverbs when used interrogatively, which, when not so used, are ordinarilly enclitic.
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Or*thot"ro*pal

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Or*thot"ro*pous

(?), } a. [Ortho- + Gr. to turn: cf. F. orthotrope.] (Bot.) Having the axis of an ovule or seed straight from the hilum and chalaza to the orifice or the micropyle; atropous.
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This word has also been used (but improperly) to describe any embryo whose radicle points towards, or is next to, the hilum.
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