[ foh-ton-ik ]
/ foʊˈtɒn ɪk /


of or relating to processes involving photons.

Nearby words

  1. photomyoclonus,
  2. photon,
  3. photonasty,
  4. photonegative,
  5. photoneutron,
  6. photonics,
  7. photonovel,
  8. photonuclear,
  9. photooxidation,
  10. photopathic

Origin of photonic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for photonic

  • Being composed of light energy simply bound by photonic attraction, it let go with terrible energy.

    Invaders from the Infinite|John Wood Campbell
  • Photonic relays clicked; the metal door swung lightly out and they headed through it after Kelleher gave the go-ahead.

    Starman's Quest|Robert Silverberg