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photoperiodism

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noun pho·to·pe·ri·od·ism \-ˈpir-ē-ə-ˌdi-zəm\

Definition of photoperiodism

  1. :  a plant's or animal's response or capacity to respond to photoperiod



Circa 1911

First Known Use of photoperiodism

circa 1911


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photoperiodism

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noun pho·to·pe·ri·od·ism \-ˈpir-ē-ə-ˌdiz-əm\

Medical Definition of photoperiodism

plural pho·to·pe·ri·od·isms also pho·to·pe·ri·od·ic·i·ties

  1. :  the response or the capacity to respond to photoperiod



Variants of photoperiodism

also pho·to·pe·ri·od·ic·i·ty \-ˌpir-ē-ə-ˈdis-ət-ē\play

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