Definition of photodimerize in US English:

photodimerize

(also photodimerise)

verb

Chemistry
  • with object To dimerize by the action of light. Also without object: to undergo photodimerization.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From photo- + dimerize.

Pronunciation

photodimerize

/ˌfəʊtəʊˈdʌɪmərʌɪz/