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Pronunciation of Nyctinasty: Learn how to pronounce Nyctinasty in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word nyctinasty:

noun
(botany) a nastic movement, such as the closing of petals, that occurs in response to the alternation of day and night
Derived Forms
ˌnyctiˈnastic adjective
Word Origin
C20: from Greek nukt-, nux night + -nasty