photokinesis

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

Definition of photokinesis

  1. :  motion or activity induced by light

photokinetic

play \ˌfō-tō-kə-ˈne-tik, -kī-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of photokinesis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1905


Medical Dictionary

photokinesis

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

Medical Definition of photokinesis

plural

photokineses

\-ˈnē-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  motion or activity induced by light

photokinetic

\-ˈnet-ik\play adjective

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