photosynthate

[ foh-tuh-sin-theyt ]
/ ˌfoʊ təˈsɪn θeɪt /

noun Biochemistry.

a compound formed by photosynthesis.

Origin of photosynthate

First recorded in 1910–15; photosynth(esis) + -ate2
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British Dictionary definitions for photosynthate

photosynthate

/ (ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɪnˌθeɪt) /

noun

any substance synthesized in photosynthesis, esp a sugar
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Medicine definitions for photosynthate

photosynthate

[ fō′tō-sĭnthāt ]

n.

A chemical product of photosynthesis.
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