Roots of Common Terms in Photosynthesis
L = Latin, G = Greek
auto = self (G); troph = feed (G)
chloro = green (G, L); phyll = leaf (G)
chloro = green (G, L); plast = form (G)
endo = inside; sym = with; biosis = life (G)
hetero = different (G); troph = feed (G)
lumen = cavity (L)
photo = light (G); synthesis = putting together (G)
stom = mouth (G)
thylakos = sac (G)
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