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  • n. A count of the distributions of photons obtained by counting photoelectric electrons


photo- +‎ count (Wiktionary)


  • The CT, on the other hand, points to the low intensity as an indication of nonclassical light which may display even sub-Poissonian photocount statistics and may provide thus an optimized optical communication channel in biological systems within living matter of "optimized" high optical density2.

    A Biophotonic Theory of Evolution


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