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prefix     photo- pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    relating to photographs: used with some nouns and adjectives

    photogenic (=looking good in photographs)

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  2. 2
    relating to light: used with some nouns and adjectives

    photosensitive plants (=plants that react to light)

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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