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variant of chemo- before a vowel: chemosmosis.
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As we were taught in high school Chem, any pH below 7.4 is acidic.Alkalinizing Someone to Improve His or Her Health Is Simple-Minded, Fatuous, and Dangerous|Kent Sepkowitz|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If it really destroys chem weapons stores and sends the desired deterrent message to Tehran and Hezbollah and others, then good.Kerry's Remarks: Here We Go, I Guess|Michael Tomasky|August 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One class of seleno ureas has been patented as pharmaceutical products by Chem.
This was sufficiently startling, even apart from the mention of Chem, as the ancient name for Egypt, in a milieu of this kind!Seen and Unseen|E. Katharine Bates
Chem., 61, 636 , in regard to the difficulties of the problem.
Chem., 46, 213 , on measurements of the speed of ionic actions.
The native name was Chem, meaning black, probably on account of the blackness of the alluvial soil.The Anabasis of Alexander|Arrian of Nicomedia
British Dictionary definitions for chem- (1 of 2)
variant of chemo-
British Dictionary definitions for chem- (2 of 2)
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