photoshock

noun
pho·​to·​shock | \ "+ˌ- \

Definition of photoshock

: a method of treating psychosis by exposing the patient to a flashing light while he is under the influence of a sensitizing drug

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History and Etymology for photoshock

phot- + shock

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“Photoshock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photoshock. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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