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chemical meaning

EN[ˈkɛmɪkəl] [-ɛmɪkəl]
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    Definition of chemical in English Dictionary

  • NounPLchemicalsPREchemi-SUF-al
    1. (chemistry, sciences) Any specific chemical element or chemical compound or alloy.
      1. COL An artificial chemical compound.
        1. I color my hair with henna, not chemicals.
      2. SLA An addictive drug.
      3. Adjective
        1. OBS Of or relating to alchemy.
          1. Of or relating to chemistry.
            1. Of or relating to a material or processes not commonly found in nature or in a particular product.
            2. More Examples
              1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                • Qualitative chemical tests were conducted for aqueous and methanol extracts to identify the various phytoconstituents.
                • Many researchers refuse to fabricate TiO 2 for a device because of the difficulty of the synthesization process and its high chemical stability, especially after passing the annealing process.
                • The exodermal suberin was transesterified with MeOH/BF 3 and the chemical composition was measured using gas chromatography-mass spectroscopy (GC-MS) and flame ionization detector (GC-FID).
              2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                • Trametinib and pictilisib (GDC-0941) were obtained from Selleck Chemical.
                • Consequently, the observed CYP1A induction in tissues of smoltifying Atlantic salmon most likely rely on mechanisms related to detoxification of components in the flotation chemical.
            • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
              1. Adjectives
                • Uncomparable adjectives
                • Morphemes
                  • Suffixes
                    • Words by suffix
                      • Words suffixed with -al
                  • Nouns
                    • Countable nouns
                  Related Links:
                  1. en chemicals
                  2. en chemically
                  3. en chemicalize
                  4. en chemicalese
                  5. en chemicalise
                  Source: Wiktionary
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                  Meaning of chemical for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "chemical" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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