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heliotropic (adjective)
1. Oriented toward sunlight or other light.
2. Describing a plant that grows, or moves, toward the sun.
3. The description of a device that follows the sun's apparent movement across the sky.
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heliotropic wind
A wind component that adapts (by subtle shifting) to the diurnal shift of the sun's position, in consonance with the east-to-west progression of daytime surface heating.
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