follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

pyrochemical

[pahy-ruh-kem-i-kuh l] /ˌpaɪ rəˈkɛm ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or producing chemical change at high temperatures.
Origin
Related forms
pyrochemically, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for pyrochemically

pyrochemical

/ˌpaɪrəʊˈkɛmɪkəl/
adjective
1.
of, concerned with, being, producing, or resulting from chemical changes at high temperatures
Derived Forms
pyrochemically, adverb
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
pyrochemically in Science
pyrochemical
  (pī'rō-kěm'ĭ-kəl)   
Relating to or designating chemical activity at elevated temperatures. Pyrochemical reactions are used, for example, to bring about the transmutation of certain transuranic elements.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pyrochemical

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pyrochemically

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends