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chemical

chem·i·cal

chemical

 
 
pronunciation:
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parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: a substance used in or made by a chemical process.
The drain cleaner contains strong chemicals.
 
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having to do with the science of chemistry.
Salt is a chemical compound.
derivation: chemically (adv.)
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