photosynthate

noun
pho·​to·​syn·​thate | \ ˌfō-tō-ˈsin-ˌthāt How to pronounce photosynthate (audio) \

Definition of photosynthate

: a product of photosynthesis

First Known Use of photosynthate

1906, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for photosynthate

photosynthesis + -ate entry 1

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“Photosynthate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photosynthate. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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