noun. ['roʊˈdɑːpsən'] a red photopigment in the retinal rods of vertebrates; dissociates into retinene by light.
- rod cell
- visual purple
- retinal rod
- ῥόδον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Rhodopsin
Sentences with rhodopsin
1. Noun, singular or mass
Blacklights work in part by photobleaching the rhodopsin in the rods of your eyes.