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English adjective: chemical

1. chemical relating to or used in chemistry

SamplesChemical engineer.
Chemical balance.


2. chemical of or made from or using substances produced by or used in reactions involving atomic or molecular changes

SamplesChemical fertilizer.

English noun: chemical

1. chemical (substance) material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules

Synonymschemical substance

Broader (hypernym)material, stuff

Narrower (hyponym)Alar, bacteriacide, bactericide, carbon tetrahalide, carrier, chemical compound, compound, congener, daminozide, explosive, fertiliser, fertilizer, flux, fraction, fumigant, herbicide, intermediate, larvicide, pesticide, phytochemical, plant food, product, reactant, restrainer, softener, soil conditioner, stabilizer, weed killer, weedkiller

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