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inorganic chemistry

noun

Simple Definition of inorganic chemistry

  • : a branch of chemistry concerned with substances that contain little or no carbon

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of inorganic chemistry

  1. :  a branch of chemistry concerned with substances that contain little or no carbon

Word by Word Definitions

inorganicplay
  1. :  being or composed of matter other than plant or animal :  mineral

    :  forming or belonging to the inanimate world

    :  of, relating to, or dealt with by a branch of chemistry concerned with substances not usually classed as organic

chemistryplay
  1. :  a science that deals with the composition, structure, and properties of substances and with the transformations that they undergo

    :  the composition and chemical properties of a substance

    :  chemical processes and phenomena (as of an organism)


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