photosynthesis definition, photosynthesis meaning | English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images
Collins

photosynthesis

  

      n  
1    (in plants) the synthesis of organic compounds from carbon dioxide and water (with the release of oxygen) using light energy absorbed by chlorophyll  
2    the corresponding process in certain bacteria  
  photosynthetic      adj  
  photosynthetically      adv  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

Advertising