from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The branch of chemistry that deals with inorganic compounds.
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- n. The chemistry of the elements (including carbon), and those compounds that do not contain carbon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. that which treats of inorganic or mineral substances.
- adj. See under Chemistry.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the chemistry of compounds that do not contain hydrocarbon radicals
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