[shem-uh-zet] /ˌʃɛm əˈzɛt/
a woman’s garment of linen, lace, or the like, worn, toward the end of the Victorian era, over a low-cut or open bodice to cover the neck and breast.
an underbodice of lawn, lace, etc, worn to fill in a low-cut dress
[kem-iz-uh m] /ˈkɛm ɪz əm/ noun 1. chemical action. /ˈkɛmɪzəm/ noun 1. (obsolete) chemical action
[kem-uh-sawrb, -zawrb] /ˈkɛm əˌsɔrb, -ˌzɔrb/ verb (used with object), Chemistry. 1. to take up by . /ˌkɛmɪˈsɔːb/ verb 1. (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 […]