photobiotic

[foh-toh-bahy-ot-ik, -bee-]

adjective Botany, Zoology.

living or thriving only in the presence of light.

Origin of photobiotic

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photobiotic in Medicine

photobiotic

[fō′tō-bī-ŏtĭk]

adj.

Depending on light for life and growth.
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