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Analytical chemistry

the subdivision of chemistry dealing with the qualitative and quantitative determination of chemical components of substances.
Historical Examples

analytical chemistry, or the art of distinguishing different chemical substances, was rapidly developing, Phlogiston theory.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3 Various


the branch of chemistry involved with quantitative and qualitative identification of elements of compounds; also called constitutional chemistry

Acid-base indicator tests is an example of analytical chemistry carried out by secondary students.


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