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pho·to·sen·si·tive

 (fō′tō-sĕn′sĭ-tĭv)
adj.
1. Sensitive or responsive to light or other radiant energy.
2. Medicine Abnormally sensitive or reactive to light.
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photosensitive

(ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɛnsɪtɪv)
adj
(Chemistry) sensitive to electromagnetic radiation, esp light: a photosensitive photographic film.
ˌphotoˌsensiˈtivity n
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pho•to•sen•si•tive

(ˌfoʊ təˈsɛn sɪ tɪv)

adj.
sensitive to light or similar radiation.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.photosensitive - sensitive to visible light; "photographic film is light-sensitive"
sensitive - responsive to physical stimuli; "a mimosa's leaves are sensitive to touch"; "a sensitive voltmeter"; "sensitive skin"; "sensitive to light"
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Translations

photosensitive

[ˌfəʊtəʊˈsensɪtɪv] ADJfotosensible
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photosensitive

[ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɛnsɪtɪv] adj (gen) → fotosensibile; (lens) → fotocromatico/a
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photosensitive

adj fotosensible
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Philippine exports to the US increased by 9.13 percent from $9.66 billion in 2017 to $10.54 billion in 2018 due mainly to the increase in exports of semiconductor devices manufactured from materials on consignment basis; other parts of airplanes or helicopters; photosensitive semiconductor devices; transistors, other than photosensitive transistors; and static converters.
"Development of Highly Reliable Low Temperature Curable Photosensitive Polyimide"
The R17 Pro's 24 million photosensitive units, designed with a large 1.4 ?m pixel size and 1/2.55 photosensitive area for enhanced photoreception.
Dr Gilly explained that the gene used as part of the therapy, ChrimsonR, encodes a protein that is photosensitive to red light.
Their research led to the invention of new photosensitive polymer materials that can be used for health and medical monitoring through-the-skin with wearable, thin, flexible devices.
Currently, positive-tone photosensitive polyimide [9, 10] is used to fabricate PDL microstructures.
In recent years, photosensitive reactions to newer drugs have appeared, e.g., targeted anticancer therapies such as BRAF kinase inhibitors (vemurafenib, dabrafenib), EGFR inhibitors, VEGFR inhibitors, MEK inhibitors, Bcr-Abl tyrosine kinase inhibitors, etc.
(EEJA; plant and office: Hiratsuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture; Representative Director & CEO Muneharu Nakanouchi) used surface treatment chemicals (photosensitive primer used with a colloid catalyst) that it developed to create a new direct patterning plating technology.
Louise has photosensitive epilepsy and has suffered seizures since she was eight, claiming the condition has even made her a target for bullies.
Measuring about one square inch and half the thickness of an average strand of hair, the patch contains photosensitive dyes that factor in the baseline skin tone and change colors when exposed to UV rays, to indicate varying levels of sun exposure.