[ foht-l-ahyz ]
/ ˈfoʊt lˌaɪz /
verb (used with object), pho·to·lyzed, pho·to·lyz·ing.
to break down molecules with light.
verb (used without object), pho·to·lyzed, pho·to·lyz·ing.
to experience photolysis.
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Also especially British, pho·to·lyse.
OTHER WORDS FROM photolyzepho·to·ly·za·tion, noun
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