in-organic chemistry

inorganic chemistry

noun
the branch of chemistry dealing with inorganic compounds.

Origin:
1840–50

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inorganic chemistry
 
n
Compare organic chemistry the branch of chemistry concerned with the elements and all their compounds except those containing carbon. Some simple carbon compounds, such as oxides, carbonates, etc, are treated as inorganic

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inorganic chemistry n.
The chemistry of compounds not containing carbon.

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inorganic chemistry  
The branch of chemistry that deals with inorganic compounds.
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inorganic chemistry definition


The branch of chemistry that deals with inorganic molecules.

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