lumirhodopsin

[lōō′mə-rō-dŏpsĭn]

n.

An intermediate formed during the bleaching of rhodopsin by light.

Nearby words

  1. luminous flux density,
  2. luminous intensity,
  3. luminous paint,
  4. luminous range,
  5. luminously,
  6. lumisterol,
  7. lumière,
  8. lumme,
  9. lummix,
  10. lummox


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