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photosynthesize
American English: /ˌfoʊdoʊˈsɪnθəˌsaɪz/
British English: /ˌfəʊtə(ʊ)ˈsɪnθɪsʌɪz/

Translation of photosynthesize in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • fotosintetizar
    hacer (la) fotosíntesis
    Example sentences
    • In the Kearneysville orchards last summer, kaolin-coated trees photosynthesized up to 30 percent faster than uncoated trees, says Glenn.
    • There is evidence that the stems of different Cuscuta species photosynthesize to varying degrees, and that the plastid genome is becoming reorganized.
    • The weeds photosynthesise by releasing oxygen into the water during the day and taking it back in at night.

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