[kem-uh-sawrb, -zawrb] /ˈkɛm əˌsɔrb, -ˌzɔrb/
verb (used with object), Chemistry.
to take up by .
(transitive) to take up (a substance) by chemisorption
[kem-uh-sawrp-shuh n, -zawrp-] /ˌkɛm əˈsɔrp ʃən, -ˈzɔrp-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. adsorption involving a chemical linkage between the adsorbent and the adsorbate. /ˌkɛmɪˈsɔːpʃən/ noun 1. an adsorption process in which an adsorbate is held on the surface of an adsorbent by chemical bonds
[kem-ist] /ˈkɛm ɪst/ noun 1. a specialist in . 2. British. a druggist. 3. Obsolete. . /ˈkɛmɪst/ noun 1. (Brit) a shop selling medicines, cosmetics, etc 2. (Brit) a qualified dispenser of prescribed medicines 3. a person studying, trained in, or engaged in chemistry 4. an obsolete word for alchemist n. 1560s, chymist, “alchemist,” from […]
[kem-uh-stree] /ˈkɛm ə stri/ noun, plural chemistries. 1. the science that deals with the composition and properties of substances and various elementary forms of matter. Compare (def 2). 2. properties, reactions, phenomena, etc.: the chemistry of carbon. 3. the interaction of one personality with another: The chemistry between him and his boss was all wrong. […]
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