photosynthesis - definition and synonyms

noun [uncountable] biology 

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/ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɪnθəsɪs/
  1. the process in which green plants combine carbon dioxide and water, by using energy from light, to produce their own food

derived word

photosynthesize

verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyphotosynthesize
he/she/itphotosynthesizes
present participlephotosynthesizing
past tensephotosynthesized
past participlephotosynthesized
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