HyperDic: photosynthesis

English > 1 sense of the word photosynthesis:
NOUNprocessphotosynthesissynthesis of compounds with the aid of radiant energy (especially in plants)
photosynthesis > pronunciation
Soundsfow.towsih'nthahsihs
Rhymesabyss ... worthiness: 194 rhymes with ihs...
English > photosynthesis: 1 sense > noun 1, process
Meaningsynthesis of compounds with the aid of radiant energy (especially in plants).
Categoryplant, flora, plant life(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
Partslight reactionThe first stage / stage of photosynthesis during which energy from light is used for the production of ATP
Broaderchemical process, chemical change, chemical action(chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
Spanishfotosintesis, fotosíntesis
Catalanfotosíntesi
Adjectivesnonphotosyntheticnot photosynthetic
photosyntheticrelating to or using or formed by photosynthesis

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