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photo-initiator


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An agent which, when exposed to a specific waveband of light, starts a chain reaction in the formation of a resin polymer. Most commercial photo-initiators contain benzoyl groups such as benzoyl peroxide and camphorquinone, which are both used in some dental resins.

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