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microchemistry

[mahy-kroh-kem-uh-stree] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈkɛm ə stri/
noun
1.
the branch of chemistry dealing with minute quantities of substances.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; micro- + chemistry
Related forms
microchemical
[mahy-kroh-kem-i-kuh l] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˈkɛm ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for microchemical

microchemistry

/ˌmaɪkrəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ/
noun
1.
chemical experimentation with minute quantities of material
Derived Forms
microchemical, adjective
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microchemical in Medicine

microchemistry mi·cro·chem·is·try (mī'krō-kěm'ĭ-strē)
n.
Chemistry that deals with minute quantities of materials, frequently less than one milligram in mass or one milliliter in volume.

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