light-sensitive

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Etymology[edit]

From light (noun) +‎ sensitive

Adjective[edit]

light-sensitive (comparative more light-sensitive, superlative most light-sensitive)

  1. affected by, or sensitive to light.
  2. (of substances and surfaces) changing chemically or physically when exposed to light.
  3. (biology) (of cells, tissue or organs) able to detect the presence (or intensity) of light.

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