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photosynthesize

(fō′tō-sĭn′thĭ-sīz′)
v. photosynthe·sized, photosynthe·sizing, photosynthe·sizes
v.tr.
To synthesize by the process of photosynthesis.
v.intr.
To perform the process of photosynthesis.
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Covering the plant with carpet stops it from photosynthesising and kills it.
According to scientists, due to this the levels will decrease so low that photosynthesising plants will be unable to survive and with their loss, herbivorous animals will die out too due to starvation, and then carnivores that prey on them will also die out, Sky News reported.