Definition of Chemical process
1. Noun. (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved.
Category relationships: Chemical Science, Chemistry
Specialized synonyms: Acylation, Agglutinating Activity, Agglutination, Amylolysis, Association, Blueing, Bluing, Calcification, Catalysis, Contact Action, Chelation, Chemical Reaction, Reaction, Chlorination, Cleavage, Corroding, Corrosion, Erosion, Cracking, Deamination, Deaminization, Decalcification, Decarboxylation, De-iodination, Demineralisation, Demineralization, Desalination, Desalinisation, Desalinization, Digestion, Dissociation, Gasification, Gassing, Hydrogenation, Intumescence, Intumescency, Swelling, Inversion, Iodination, Chemical Mechanism, Mechanism, Nitrification, Peptisation, Peptization, Photosynthesis, Polymerisation, Polymerization, Precipitation, Proteolysis, Pyrochemical Process, Pyrochemistry, Sequestration, Synaeresis, Syneresis, Synthesis, Transamination, Transamination, Ferment, Fermentation, Fermenting, Zymolysis, Zymosis
Generic synonyms: Action, Activity, Natural Action, Natural Process
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Literary usage of Chemical process
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1. Psychology, General Introduction by Charles Hubbard Judd (1917)
"evolution of the retina goes forward, this original chemical process, ... As the development goes on, the yellow chemical process is subdivided into more ..."
2. The Journal of Speculative Philosophy: Ed. by Wm. T. Harris edited by William Torrey Harris (1867)
"Nevertheless, to give one instance : when in the chemical process the bond of gravity is loosed, the phenomenon of light which accompanies the chemical ..."
3. Chemical and Geological Essays by Thomas Sterry Hunt (1875)
"THOUGHTS ON SOLUTION AND THE chemical process. (1854.) This paper appeared in the American Journal of Science for January, 1854, and also in the Chemical ..."
4. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1893)
"It is now generally admitted that it is a chemical process, a process of actual ... Dyeing is certainly a chemical process, but one of those in which simple ..."
5. A Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism by James Clerk Maxwell (1904)
"The amount of mechanical energy equivalent to any given chemical process can be ascertained by converting the whole energy due to the process into heat, ..."