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  • n. ,(chemistry) The addition of an electron to a photoexcited species
  • n. Any reduction reaction that takes place in the presence of light


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  • I'll settle for the so-called "compact" edition, a photoreduction of the twenty-volume second edition (nine pages of the original reproduced on each page of the compact).

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  • Several groups have also looked at the photoreduction of metal ions out of solution onto a semiconductor surface.

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  • In 1976 another line of research was started in the area of artificial photosynthesis and the storage and chemical conversion of solar energy; it was first concerned with the photoly is of water and later with the photoreduction of carbon dioxide.

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  • Photochemical activation of small molecules by means of transition metal complexes; photogeneration of hydrogen and oxygen; water photolysis; photoreduction of CO2; design of photoinduced charge separation systems.

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  • Drosophila cryptochromes are light activated by flavin photoreduction in living cells.

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  • Data on the midpoint potential, photoreduction, and cofactor replacement suggest PAI to operate via an ionic mechanism with the formation of FADH2 and linoleic acid carbocation as intermediates.

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  • The new work adds another possibility to the mix - photoreduction - the light-prompted passing of electrons.

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  • Exposing graphite oxide to a camera flash induces instant photoreduction to graphene, suggesting a new photolithography method

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  • (I hope that note is the last I will have to entrust to paper and ink-but it took time to arrange for photoreduction and etching.

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