Photospheric Pho`to*spher"ic, a. Of or pertaining to the photosphere. [1913 Webster]

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  • photospheric — adjective see photosphere …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • photospheric — adjective of, relating to, or occurring in the photosphere …   Wiktionary

  • photospheric — fəʊtəʊsferɪk / fəʊtÉ™sf adj. pertaining to the photosphere, of the bright visible surface of the sun …   English contemporary dictionary

  • photospheric — pho·to·spheric …   English syllables

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  • photosphere — photospheric /foh teuh sfer ik, sfear /, adj. /foh teuh sfear /, n. 1. a sphere of light or radiance. 2. Astron. the luminous visible surface of the sun, being a shallow layer of strongly ionized gases. [1655 65; PHOTO + SPHERE] * * * Visible… …   Universalium

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