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First coined 1605 from chemist from chymist from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] alchimista from Arabic الكيمياء (al-kīmiya’) < article ال- (al-) + Ancient Greek χυμεία (khumeia), “‘art of alloying metals’”) < χύμα (khuma), “‘fluid’”) < χυμός (khumos), “‘juice’”) < χέω (kheō), “‘I pour’”).
- (uncountable) The branch of natural science that deals with the composition and constitution of substances and the changes that they undergo as a consequence of alterations in the constitution of their molecules.
- An application of chemical theory and method to a particular substance.
- the chemistry of iron
- the chemistry of indigo
- A treatise on chemistry.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The mutual attraction between two people; rapport.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Relating to or using chemistry.
- a chemistry lesson
- Historical note
- This word and its derivatives were formerly spelled chy- or sometimes chi- (ie, chymistry, chymist, chymical, etc., or chimistry, chimist, chimical, etc.) with pronunciation depending on the spelling.
- applied chemistry
- chemical equation
- inorganic chemistry
- organic chemistry
- physiological chemistry
- practical chemistry
- pure chemistry
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