photodamage

noun
pho·​to·​dam·​age | \ -ˈdam-ij How to pronounce photodamage (audio) \

Medical Definition of photodamage

: damage (as to skin or DNA) caused by exposure to ultraviolet radiation

Other Words from photodamage

photodamaged \ -​ijd How to pronounce photodamaged (audio) \ adjective

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