photoactinic

Denoting radiation that produces both luminous and chemical effects. [photo- + G. aktis, ray]

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pho·to·ac·tin·ic (fo″to-ak-tinґik) giving off both luminous and actinic rays.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • photoactinic — [fōt΄ō ak tin′ik] adj. [ PHOTO + ACTINIC] that can produce actinic effect, as ultraviolet rays …   English World dictionary

  • photoactinic — /foh toh ak tin ik/, adj. emitting radiation having the chemical effects of light and ultraviolet rays, as on a photographic film. [PHOTO + ACTINIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • photoactinic — /ˌfoʊtoʊækˈtɪnɪk/ (say .fohtohak tinik) adjective emitting radiation having the chemical effects of light and ultraviolet rays, as on a photographic film …   Australian English dictionary

  • photoactinic — /foh toh ak tin ik/, adj. emitting radiation having the chemical effects of light and ultraviolet rays, as on a photographic film. [PHOTO + ACTINIC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Photoactinic flux — Фотоактиничный поток …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • luminary — Synonyms and related words: VIP, actinic, big, big name, big timer, candle, catoptric, celebrity, chief, constellation, cynosure, electric light bulb, electronics king, eminence, figure, fire, first rater, flame, folk hero, galaxy, genius, glim,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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