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photocatalysis

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noun pho·to·ca·tal·y·sis \ˌfōt-ō-kə-ˈtal-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of photocatalysis

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photocatalyses

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  1. :  the acceleration of a chemical reaction by radiant energy (as light) acting either directly or by exciting a substance that in turn catalyzes the main reaction—compare photoinactivation 1


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