chemistry
noun (plural -tries) Date: 1646 1. a science that deals with the composition, structure, and properties of substances and with the transformations that they undergo 2. a. the composition and chemical properties of a substance <
the chemistry of iron
>
b. chemical processes and phenomena (as of an organism) <
blood chemistry
>
3. a. a strong mutual attraction, attachment, or sympathy <
they have a special chemistry
>
b. interaction between people working together; specifically such interaction when harmonious or effective <
a team lacking chemistry
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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