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chemosynthesis

chem·o·syn·the·sis

chemosynthesis

 
pronunciation:
ki mo sIn th sihs [or] ke mo sIn th sihs
part of speech: noun
definition: the synthesis of organic substances by an organism using energy provided by a chemical reaction.
derivations: chemosynthetic (adj.), chemosynthetically (adv.)