Stereotaxis Definition

stĕrē-ə-tăksē, stîr-
noun
A method in neurosurgery and neurological research for locating points within the brain using an external, three-dimensional frame of reference usually based on the Cartesian coordinate system.
American Heritage Medicine
The positive (or negative) response of a freely moving organism to cling to (or avoid) a solid object after contact.
Webster's New World
Webster's New World
Stereotactic surgery.
Wiktionary

The movement of an organism when touched; thigmotaxis.

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