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photokinesis

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noun pho·to·ki·ne·sis \-kə-ˈnē-səs, -kī-\

Definition of photokinesis

  1. :  motion or activity induced by light

pho·to·ki·net·ic play \-ˈne-tik\ adjective


Origin of photokinesis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1905

Rhymes with photokinesis


Medical Dictionary

photokinesis

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noun pho·to·ki·ne·sis \-kə-ˈnē-səs, -kī-\

Medical Definition of photokinesis

plural pho·to·ki·ne·ses \-ˈnē-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  motion or activity induced by light

  2. pho·to·ki·net·ic \-ˈnet-ik\play adjective




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