photoactive

adjective
pho·​to·​ac·​tive | \ -ˈak-tiv How to pronounce photoactive (audio) \

Medical Definition of photoactive

: physically or chemically responsive to radiant energy and especially to light

Other Words from photoactive

photoactivity \ -​ak-​ˈtiv-​ət-​ē How to pronounce photoactive (audio) \ noun, plural photoactivities

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“Photoactive.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/photoactive. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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