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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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Vitamin D, the only vitamin that is photosynthesized in humans, may be important in boosting resistance to tuberculosis (TB), new research suggests.