metarhodopsin

noun

meta·​rho·​dop·​sin -rō-ˈdäp-sən How to pronounce metarhodopsin (audio)
: either of two intermediate compounds formed in the bleaching of rhodopsin by light

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“Metarhodopsin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/metarhodopsin. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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