photophore

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Etymology[edit]

From photo- (light) +‎ -phore (bearer)

Noun[edit]

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photophore (plural photophores)

  1. (biology) A light-emitting organ, found in some fish and other marine animals.
  2. (medicine) A form of endoscope using an electric light.

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Noun[edit]

photophore m (plural photophores)

  1. (biology) photophore

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