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noun [uncountable] chemistry pronunciation in American English /ˈkemɪstri/
  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.


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