photoreduction

noun
pho·​to·​re·​duc·​tion | \ ˌfō-tō-ri-ˈdək-shən How to pronounce photoreduction (audio) \

Definition of photoreduction

: chemical reduction under the influence of radiant energy (such as light) : photochemical reduction

Other Words from photoreduction

photoreduce \ ˌfō-​tō-​ri-​ˈdüs How to pronounce photoreduction (audio) , -​ˈdyüs \ transitive verb

First Known Use of photoreduction

1888, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of photoreduction was in 1888

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“Photoreduction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photoreduction. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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photoreduction

noun
pho·​to·​re·​duc·​tion | \ -ri-ˈdək-shən How to pronounce photoreduction (audio) \

Medical Definition of photoreduction

: chemical reduction under the influence of radiant energy (as light) : photochemical reduction

Other Words from photoreduction

photoreduce \ -​ri-​ˈd(y)üs How to pronounce photoreduction (audio) \ transitive verb photoreduced; photoreducing

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