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[foh-tuh-juh n, -jen] /ˈfoʊ tə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn/

a light oil obtained by the distillation of bituminous shale, coal, or peat: once commercially produced chiefly as an illuminant and as a solvent.
Biology. a photogenic organ, organism, or substance.


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  • Photogelatin

    [foh-tuh-jel-uh-tin, -uh-tn] /ˌfoʊ təˈdʒɛl ə tɪn, -ə tn/ adjective 1. pertaining to any photographic process in which is used to receive or transfer a print.

  • Photogelatine process

    /ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʒɛlətiːn/ noun 1. another name for collotype (sense 1)

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    photogastroscope pho·to·gas·tro·scope (fō’tō-gās’trə-skōp’) n. An instrument for taking photographs of the interior of the stomach.

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