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analytical chemistry

noun
1.
the subdivision of chemistry dealing with the qualitative and quantitative determination of chemical components of substances.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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Contemporary definitions for analytical chemistry
noun

the branch of chemistry involved with quantitative and qualitative identification of elements of compounds; also called constitutional chemistry

Examples

Acid-base indicator tests is an example of analytical chemistry carried out by secondary students.

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