photosynthate

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noun pho·to·syn·thate \ˌfō-tō-ˈsin-ˌthāt\

Definition of photosynthate

  1. :  a product of photosynthesis

Origin and Etymology of photosynthate

photosynthesis + 1-ate


First Known Use: 1906


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