Definition of photoabsorbing in English:

photoabsorbing

adjective

Chemistry Physics
  • That absorbs light; capable of absorbing a photon.

Origin

1960s. From photo- + absorbing. Compare earlier photoabsorption.

Pronunciation

photoabsorbing

/ˌfəʊtəʊəbˈsɔːbɪŋ//ˌfəʊtəʊəbˈzɔːbɪŋ/