Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Chemical power, influence, or effects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The force exerted between the atoms of elementary substance whereby they unite to form chemical compounds; chemical attaction; affinity; -- sometimes used as a general expression for chemical activity or relationship.

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  • noun obsolete, chemistry chemical attraction

Etymologies

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Compare French chimisme. See chemistry.

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