chemosynthesis

Definitions of chemosynthesis
1

n synthesis of carbohydrate from carbon dioxide and water; limited to certain bacteria and fungi

Type of:
synthesis
the process of producing a chemical compound (usually by the union of simpler chemical compounds)

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.