Photoactinic



[foh-toh-ak-tin-ik] /ˌfoʊ toʊ ækˈtɪn ɪk/

adjective
1.
emitting radiation having the chemical effects of light and ultraviolet rays, as on a photographic film.
/ˌfəʊtəʊækˈtɪnɪk/
adjective
1.
emitting actinic radiation

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