photolyze

verb pho·to·lyze \ ˈfō-tə-ˌlīz \

Definition of photolyze

photolyzed; photolyzing
: to cause to undergo photolysis

photolyzable

play \ˈfō-tə-ˌlī-zə-bəl\ adjective

First Known Use of photolyze

1925

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photolyze

verb pho·to·lyze
variants: or chiefly British photolyse play \ˈfōt-ᵊl-ˌīz\

medical Definition of photolyze

photolyzed or chiefly British photolysed; photolyzing or chiefly British photolysing
: to cause to undergo photolysis
: to undergo photolysis

photolyzable

or chiefly British photolysable play \-ˌī-zə-bəl\ adjective

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