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

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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. Tulsi Gabbard:

    If President Assad is indeed guilty of this horrible chemical attack on innocent civilians, I will be the first to call for his prosecution and execution by the International Criminal Court.

  2. Owlstone Medical Billy Boyle:

    Historically chemical analyzers take up half the size of a room and cost half a million dollars. So what we've been able to do is use microchip technology to shrink it down from these massive devices to something about the size of a button. And once it's in that form factor, you can build it directly into these disease breathalyzer technologies.

  3. Qwatro RoyalPak:

    We are viewed as the go-to Canadian company for vendors looking to exit the industrial chemical solutions industry, they see it as an incredible succession plan.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    I don't think that there are a lot of folks in. the region who are disappointed that Assad is no longer in possession of one of the biggest stockpiles of chemical weapons of any country on earth, those have been eliminated.

  5. Olga Guseva:

    One was holding the door, the other one with [ screams of profanities ] threw a bottle with a yellow liquid with a strong pungent chemical smell.

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