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chemical

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adjective chem·i·cal \ˈke-mi-kəl\

Simple Definition of chemical

  • : of or relating to chemistry

  • : working by means of chemicals

Full Definition of chemical

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, used in, or produced by chemistry or the phenomena of chemistry <chemical reactions>

  2. 2 a :  acting or operated or produced by chemicals <a chemical fire extinguisher> b :  detectable by chemical means

chem·i·cal·ly play \-mi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of chemical

  1. They studied the compound's chemical structure.



1576

First Known Use of chemical

1576

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chemical

noun chem·i·cal

Simple Definition of chemical

  • : a substance (such as an element or compound) that is made by a chemical process

Full Definition of chemical

  1. 1 :  a substance obtained by a chemical process or producing a chemical effect

  2. 2 :  drug 3

1739

First Known Use of chemical

1739

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