- chemical ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to chemistry or chemicals.► NOUN ▪ a distinct compound or substance, especially one which has been artificially prepared or purified.DERIVATIVES chemically adverb.ORIGIN French chimique, from Latin alchimia 'alchemy' .
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