photodegradable etymology

English word photodegradable comes from English photo- (Light, electromagnetic radiation. Photography.), English degradable

Detailed word origin of photodegradable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
photo- English (eng) Light, electromagnetic radiation. Photography.
degradable English (eng) Able to be chemically or biologically degraded. Any material that can be degraded or decomposed.
photodegradable English (eng) Capable of being chemically broken down as the result of a photochemical reaction.

Words with the same origin as photodegradable

Descendants of photo-
photo photography