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chymistry

[kim-uh-stree]
noun Archaic.
  1. chemistry.
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Related formschym·ic, adjectivechym·ist, noun
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Historical Examples

  • On this subject see our Elements of the Practice of Chymistry.

    Elements of the Theory and Practice of Chymistry, 5th ed.

    Pierre Joseph Macquer

  • Set him a fire with all his Chymistry about him, see how he'll blaze on his own Spirits.

  • Would it not, for instance, be right for him to take a course of chymistry?'

    Life of Johnson

    James Boswell

  • This is true with regard to every branch of Natural Philosophy; but more particularly with regard to Chymistry.

  • But at length the genius of true philosophy prevailed in Chymistry, as well as in the other Sciences.