growth form

growth form
noun
1.
a. : a structural category consisting of individuals or species of the same general habit of growth but not necessarily related
b. : a category of plants in Raunkiaer's system based on the degree of protection of their winter buds
2. : the form assumed by an organism (as a plant) in immediate response to the interaction of a particular environment on its genetic potentialities

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