Photostimulation vs Photostimulus - What's the difference?

photostimulation | photostimulus |


As nouns the difference between photostimulation and photostimulus

is that photostimulation is (biology|physics) the activation of a biological organ or organism by means of light while photostimulus is the stimulus involved in photostimulation.

photostimulation

English

Noun

(wikipedia photostimulation) (en noun)
  • (biology, physics) The activation of a biological organ or organism by means of light
  • photostimulus

    English

    Noun

    (photostimuli)
  • The stimulus involved in photostimulation