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Growth or movement in a sessile organism toward or away from water, as of the roots of a plant.

hy′dro·tro′pic (hī′drə-trō′pĭk) adj.
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(ˌhaɪ drəˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk)

exhibiting oriented movement or growth toward or away from moisture.
hy•drot•ro•pism (haɪˈdrɒ trəˌpɪz əm) n.
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Hydrotropic polymeric micelles for enhanced paclitaxel solubility: in vitro and in vivo characterization.
Pandey, "Evaluation of hydrotropic pretreatment on lignocellulosic biomass," Bioresource Technology, vol.
Kumar, "Spectrophotometric analysis of cinitapride in tablet dosage form using 2.0 M sodium benzoate solution as hydrotropic solubilizing agent," Journal of Analytical Chemistry, vol.
Kim, Enhanced drug-loading and therapeutic efficacy of hydrotropic oligomer-conjugated glycol chitosan nanoparticles for tumor-targeted paclitaxel delivery, J Controlled Release, 172, 823-831(2013).
In addition, UR is hydrotropic, and this organic compound dissolves in water at high concentrations [12].
In the present study, a new, simple, accurate, cost effective, and sensitive spectrophotometric method was developed for the estimation of lornoxicam in tablets using 2 M sodium benzoate as a hydrotropic agent.
Addition of excess AEEA does not contribute to MVPs stabilization, but promotes hydrotropic dissolution of polyester in the continuous phase.
Different hydrotropic agents have also been employed for the spectrophotometric determination of cefixime due to its water insolubility [12].
Then the tissues taken from different sections of liver cell necrosis of hepatocytes, lymphocytes invade, Hydrotropic swelling, granular liver cells, the nucleus of the cell wall changes and changes in fat cells and hepatocytes liver examined by light microscopy and magnifying it by 4, 10 and 40 were performed.
Kim and his coworkers hypothesized that the physical stability of hydrotropic polymeric (HP) micelles containing AA moieties may decrease in the intestine, releasing the loaded drugs faster in the intestine than in the stomach [105].
The effect of the self-association is also viewed in terms of one of the possible mechanisms of solubilization of poorly-soluble aromatic drugs in the presence of hydrotropic agents [25, 26].