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noun [uncountable]     chemistry pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    the scientific study of the structure of substances and the way they react with other substances

    organic/inorganic chemistry

    a professor of chemistry

    1. a.
      the chemistry of a plant, animal, or thing is its structure and the reactions that take place within it

      the complex chemistry of the human body

  2. 2
    the emotional relationship between people, especially when they are strongly attracted to each other

    The chemistry between the marketing manager and his assistant was obvious.



the situation of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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