(also bleached blonde, peroxide blonde, bottle blonde) A blonde whose hair is given its colors by a bleach or another compound: That’s why both the chemical blonde and the pony-tailed pugilist made my stomach perform a nauseous little flip (1990s+)
noun 1. Chemistry. a usually irreversible chemical reaction involving the rearrangement of the atoms of one or more substances and a change in their chemical properties or composition, resulting in the formation of at least one new substance: The formation of rust on iron is a chemical change. noun any change from one state (gas, […]
noun 1. addiction to drugs or alcohol. chemical dependency n. A physical and psychological habituation to a mood- or mind-altering drug, such as alcohol or cocaine.
- Chemical diabetes
chemical diabetes n. See latent diabetes.
- Chemical dermatitis
chemical dermatitis n. Contact dermatitis due to exposure of the skin to a chemical, usually characterized by erythema, edema, and vesiculation of the exposed or contacted site.