adjective Date: 1947 induced by the action of light • photoinduction nounphotoinductive adjective

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  • photoinduced — /foh toh in doohst , dyoohst /, adj. induced by light. [1945 50; PHOTO + INDUCE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • photoinduced — adjective induced as a result of interaction with electromagnetic radiation in the visible and near visible range …   Wiktionary

  • photoinduced — pho·to·induced …   English syllables

  • photoinduced — pho•to•in•duced [[t]ˌfoʊ toʊ ɪnˈdust, ˈdyust[/t]] adj. opt induced by light …   From formal English to slang

  • photoinduced — ˌ adjective Etymology: phot + induced, past participle of induce : induced by the action of light * * * /foh toh in doohst , dyoohst /, adj. induced by light. [1945 50; PHOTO + INDUCE + ED2] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Photosynthetic reaction centre — A photosynthetic reaction center is a complex of three types of protein that is the site where molecular excitations originating from sunlight are transformed into a series of electron transfer reactions. The reaction center proteins bind… …   Wikipedia

  • Photomagnetism — The photomagnetic effect is the effect in which a material acquires (and in some cases loses) its ferromagnetic properties in response to light. The current model for this phenomenon is a light induced electron transfer, accompanied by the… …   Wikipedia

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