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- v. Present participle of photolyze.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
No, Cl2 absorbs into the mid-range of the visible somewhere around yellow, as I recall, and does so pretty emphatically, photolyzing at several percent per minute in full sunlight.
All photolyzing gases in the photochemical calculation are included in the optical depth calculation at each wavelength in each grid cell of each nested grid of each nested layer.