microchemical

microchemistry

[mahy-kroh-kem-uh-stree]
noun
the branch of chemistry dealing with minute quantities of substances.

Origin:
1885–90; micro- + chemistry

microchemical [mahy-kroh-kem-i-kuhl] , adjective
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microchemistry (ˌmaɪkrəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ)
 
n
chemical experimentation with minute quantities of material
 
micro'chemical
 
adj

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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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