What does chemical mean?

Definitions for chemical
ˈkɛm ɪ kəlchem·i·cal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word chemical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chemical, chemical substanceadjective

    material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules

  2. chemical, chemicadjective

    relating to or used in chemistry

    "chemical engineer"; "chemical balance"

  3. chemicaladjective

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

    "chemical fertilizer"

Wiktionary

  1. chemicalnoun

    Any specific chemical element or chemical compound.

  2. chemicalnoun

    An artificial chemical compound.

    I color my hair with henna, not chemicals.

  3. chemicalnoun

    An addictive drug.

  4. chemicaladjective

    Of or relating to alchemy.

  5. chemicaladjective

    Of or relating to chemistry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chemicaladjective

    pertaining to chemistry; characterized or produced by the forces and operations of chemistry; employed in the processes of chemistry; as, chemical changes; chemical combinations

  2. Chemicalnoun

    a substance used for producing a chemical effect; a reagent

Freebase

  1. Chemical

    "Chemical" is the first single from Joseph Arthur's second studio album Come to Where I'm From. The single was released in the UK and Australia on June 26, 2000 via Real World Records and Virgin Records. The single is long out of print and is now hard to find. Joseph very rarely played "Chemical" live--the first known version was in New York City in March 1998. A music video was produced for the song, directed by Anton Corbijn. The video features Joseph as two characters: the first as himself, playing his guitar and singing the song, and the other as a man clad in black with a fake moustache and temporary tattoos. Joseph's friend Valdet builds a sculpture behind Joseph through the video.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chemical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2962

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chemical' in Nouns Frequency: #1314

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chemical' in Adjectives Frequency: #405

How to pronounce chemical?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chemical in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chemical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of chemical in a Sentence

  1. Theodor Herzl:

    [The body is] a marvelous machine...a chemical laboratory, a power-house. Every movement, voluntary or involuntary, full of secrets and marvels!

  2. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davuto?lu:

    If there is one person who is responsible for all these terrorist crimes and humanitarian tragedies in Syria, it is Assad's approach, using chemical weapons, barrel bombs against civilians.

  3. President Trump:

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued an ultimatum to Russia on Tuesday: Side with the U.S. and likeminded countries on Syria, or embrace Iran, militant group Hezbollah and embattled Syrian leader Bashar Assad. As he embarked on a trip to Moscow following urgent meetings in Italy with top diplomats, Tillerson said it was unclear whether Russia had failed to take seriously its obligation to rid Syria of chemical weapons, or had merely been incompetent. But he said the distinction ‘doesn't much matter to the dead.’ ‘We cannot let this happen again,’ the secretary of state said.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    By acting decisively against the very facility from which Assad launched his murderous chemical weapons attack, President Trump has made it clear to Assad and those who empower him that the days of committing war crimes with impunity are over.

  5. Ilya Sheyman:

    Let's be clear: There's no doubt that Bashar Assad is a brutal dictator who has slaughtered his own people and is complicit in the use of chemical weapons.

Images & Illustrations of chemical

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