photo polymer

photopolymer

[foh-toh-pol-uh-mer]
noun Chemistry.
a polymer or plastic that undergoes a change in physical or chemical properties when exposed to light.

Origin:
photo- + polymer

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photopolymer (ˌfəʊtəʊˈpɒlɪmə)
 
n
a polymeric material that is sensitive to light: used in printing plates, microfilms, etc

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