[ foh-tuh-jeen ]
/ ˈfoʊ təˌdʒin /
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an afterimage on the retina.
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Words nearby photogene
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British Dictionary definitions for photogene
/ (ˈfəʊtəʊˌdʒiːn) /
another name for afterimage
Word Origin for photogene
C19: from Greek phōtogenēs light-produced. See photo-, -gene
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Medical definitions for photogene
[ fō′tə-jēn′ ]
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