Translation of "photosynthesis" - English-Spanish dictionary

photosynthesis

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌfəʊ.təʊˈsɪn.θə.sɪs/ us /ˌfoʊ.t̬oʊˈsɪn.θə.sɪs/

the process by which a plant uses the energy from the light of the sun to produce its own food

fotosíntesis
photosynthesize verb UK usually photosynthesise uk /ˌfəʊ.təʊˈsɪn.θə.saɪz/ us /ˌfoʊ.t̬oʊˈsɪn.θə.saɪz/

sintetizar

(Translation of “photosynthesis” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

photosynthesis

noun /ˌfoutouˈsinθəsis/

(biology) the process by which green plants and some other organisms use energy from sunlight to synthesize nutrients from carbon dioxide and water, and generate excess oxygen as a by-product

Fotosíntesis
The primary reaction in photosynthesis depends on light.
photosynthesize verb ( also photosynthesise (British))

Fotosintesizar
Carbon dioxide is photosynthesized into oxygen and sugar glucose.

(Translation of “photosynthesis” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)