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1. chemical

adjective. ['ˈkɛmɪkəl'] relating to or used in chemistry.

Antonyms

  • conductor

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • chemic (English)
  • chemicus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Chemical

  • demichele

Example sentences of the word chemical


1. Noun, singular or mass
There are different types of urine crystals and the chemical makeup of them should be determined before beginning treatment.

2. Adjective
Certain foods may cause a chemical reaction in your body that increases your desire for those foods.

Quotes containing the word chemical


1. This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought.
- Lin Yutang

2. I hope climate science becomes the big thing. And then what I want is electrical engineers to solve the world's energy problems, energy distribution problems. I want mechanical engineers to make better transportation systems. I want chemical engineers to develop better solar panels, and so on.
- Bill Nye

3. The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
- C.G. Jung

2. chemical

noun. ['ˈkɛmɪkəl'] material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules.

Synonyms

  • stuff
  • reactant
  • soil conditioner
  • daminozide
  • material
  • intermediate
  • fraction
  • product
  • fumigant
  • larvicide
  • bacteriacide
  • weed killer
  • fertiliser
  • chemical compound
  • plant food
  • flux
  • herbicide
  • pesticide
  • fertilizer
  • weedkiller
  • chemical substance
  • Alar
  • explosive
  • stabilizer
  • carbon tetrahalide
  • compound
  • carrier
  • congener
  • bactericide
  • phytochemical
  • restrainer

Antonyms

  • unstuff
  • pull
  • empty
  • natural object

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • chemic (English)
  • chemicus (Latin)
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