photoassimilate

Any compound formed by assimilation of others under the action of light; especially such carbohydrates that are formed by photosynthesis
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  • Photoassimilate — In botany, a photoassimilate is one of a number of biological compounds formed by assimilation using light dependent reactions. This term is most commonly used to refer to the energy storing monosaccharides produced by photosynthesis in the… …   Wikipedia

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