photodynamic

adjective
pho·to·dy·nam·ic | \ˌfō-tō-(ˌ)dī-ˈna-mik \

Definition of photodynamic 

: of, relating to, or having the property of intensifying or inducing a toxic reaction to light (as in the destruction of cancer cells stained with a light-sensitive dye) in a living system

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photodynamically \ˌfō-tō-(ˌ)dī-ˈna-mi-k(ə-)lē \ adverb

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1882, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of photodynamic was in 1882

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photodynamic

adjective
pho·to·dy·nam·ic | \-dī-ˈnam-ik \

Medical Definition of photodynamic 

: of, relating to, or having the property of intensifying or inducing a toxic reaction to light (as the destruction of cancer cells stained with a light-sensitive dye) in a living system photodynamic action photodynamic therapy

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photodynamically \-i-k(ə-)lē \ adverb

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