photochemistry

noun pho·to·chem·is·try \ ˌfō-tō-ˈke-mə-strē \

Definition of photochemistry

1 : a branch of chemistry that deals with the effect of radiant energy in producing chemical changes
2 a : photochemical properties
  • the photochemistry of gases
b : photochemical processes
  • photochemistry of vision

photochemist

play \ˌfō-tō-ˈke-mist\ noun

First Known Use of photochemistry

1860


Medical Dictionary

photochemistry

noun pho·to·chem·is·try \ -ˈkem-ə-strē \

medical Definition of photochemistry

plural photochemistries
1 : a branch of chemistry that deals with the effect of radiant energy in producing chemical changes
2 a : photochemical properties
  • the photochemistry of gases
b : photochemical processes
  • the photochemistry of vision

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