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photoinhibition
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The reduction in photosynthesis rate at high light intensities when the light energy exceeds the saturation point (maximum photosynthetic rate) and the normal electron flow is interrupted.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Broader Term
photosynthesis
Spanish
fotoinhibición
Term Number
57947