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EARTH SCIENCE > TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY > CHLOROPHYLL

Definition:
Chlorophyll is the green pigment in plants responsible for absorbing the
light energy required for photosynthesis.


Reference:
Nebel, Bernard J.and Richard T. Wright. Environmental Science-the Way the World
Works. 1998. Prentice-Hall, Inc. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.