chemic

adjective
chem·ic | \ˈke-mik \

Definition of chemic 

1 archaic : alchemic

2 : chemical

First Known Use of chemic

1576, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for chemic

New Latin chimicus alchemist, from Medieval Latin alchimicus, from alchymia alchemy

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