Definition of 'chemical'
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We are sure they will use chemical weapons again. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He thought this was a cheap shot by the chemical industry to divert attention away from pesticides. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Once there it causes chemical changes affecting memory and learning. The Sun (2017)When we eat, all kinds of chemical reactions take place in our bodies. The Sun (2016)The Government hasn't set upper legal limits for this chemical in food either. The Sun (2017)The radiation causes chemical changes in the brain that resemble symptoms of Alzheimer's. The Sun (2016)What is it about the chemical reactions in our heads that give us a personality? Times, Sunday Times (2007)There are now credible claims that the regime has used chemical weapons against civilians. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Your gut and body seem to prefer good food to chemical capsules. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It means something very different in hotels from what it means in the chemical industry. MANAGING IN TURBULENT TIMES (1980)Theories included ocean warming and changing chemical ocean compositions. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One day he was mixing chemicals ready to process film. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)This can cause potentially dangerous chemicals to be released. The Sun (2008)The basic unit of a compound is the molecule whose formation requires a chemical reaction. Biology Basic Facts (1982)Some of the most hazardous chemicals are used in the cultivation of fruit or hops. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)The mere presence of chemical additives in food may cause some trace elements to become unavailable. Secrets of the Soil (1990)The two forms have the same chemical composition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Once the two are mixed the chemical hardening process begins. Technology Basic Facts (1990)The contents cause chemical burns and potentially deadly breathing problems. The Sun (2012)The basic chemical reactions that power all life are the same. The Sun (2013)People said that chemicals used to remove the smell of fish made them feel ill. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The idea is that many of us are allergic to certain foods and chemicals. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)He vowed to rebuild the lab which will research cleaner chemical processes. The Sun (2014)Modern science has shown they reduce the chemical that causes male pattern baldness. The Sun (2013)He said it was like there was a chemical reaction inside him. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Environmental groups claimed that loopholes would allow companies to use chemicals that could cause health problems. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It plans to sell any extra capacity to the Teesside chemical industry. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The rover's instruments will determine the chemical composition of the powder. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If none of these conditions exist, food or chemical allergy should definitely be suspected. An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)I had spent five years in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry and needed a new challenge. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A chemical company with $30 million of sales may be a fairly big business. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
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Translations for 'chemical'
British English: chemical /ˈkɛmɪkl/ NOUN
Chemicals are substances that are used in or made by a chemical process.
...the overuse of chemicals in agriculture.
- American English: chemical
- Arabic: مادَة كِيميائِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: substância química
- Chinese: 化学品
- Croatian: kemikalija
- Czech: chemikálie
- Danish: kemikalie
- Dutch: chemische stof
- European Spanish: sustancia química
- Finnish: kemikaali
- French: produit chimique
- German: Chemikalie
- Greek: χημική ουσία
- Italian: sostanza chimica
- Japanese: 化学薬品
- Korean: 화학 제품
- Norwegian: kjemikalie
- Polish: chemiczny
- European Portuguese: substância química
- Romanian: substanță chimică
- Russian: химическое вещество
- Spanish: sustancia química
- Swedish: kemikalie
- Thai: สารเคมี
- Turkish: kimyasal
- Ukrainian: хімікат
- Vietnamese: hóa chất
Definition of chemical from the Collins English Dictionary
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