|chemical compound used in photography and as an antioxidant||hydroquinone|
|(about a chemical compound) quality of being optically inactive because it contains equal amounts of levorotatory and dextrorotatory isomers of the same compound (Chemistry)||racemism|
|(Ba) white metallic element (Chemistry), `:Ba, silver-white chemical element||barium|
|(Be) lightweight metallic chemical element commonly used in alloys, `:Be||beryllium|
|(Biochemistry) phospholipid, fatty compound comprised of a fatty acid bonded to a phosphate group and an organic molecule (major component of cell membranes)||phosphatide|
|(Biology) produce chemical compounds using solar energy (esp. in plants), to produce carbohydrates by photosynthesis||photosynthesize|
|(Cd) bluish-white toxic metallic element related to zinc and sometimes found in zinc ores (Chemistry), `:Cd, metallic chemical element||cadmium|
|(Chemistry) able to be hydrolyzed, able to be broken down by means of water (of a chemical compound)||hydrolyzable|
|(Chemistry) able to crystallize into a form similar to that of a different compound or mineral (of a compound or mineral), able to crystallize like another chemical||isomorphous|
|(Chemistry) any of several compounds comprised of alternating silicon and oxygen atoms (used in many industrial applications), see also:siloxane, silicon-based compound||silicone|
|(Chemistry) as pertains to isotopes, by means of isotopes (form of a chemical element which has the same atomic number as the other forms but a different atomic weight)||isotopically|
|(Chemistry) binary compound of iodine; salt or ester of hydriodic acid, salt of hydriodic acid||iodide|
|(Chemistry) C5H8, compound found in plant essential oils and which belongs to the family of natural unsaturated hydrocarbons derived from isoprene units (aromatic that is used in food and perfumes), chemical from essential oils||terpene|
|(Chemistry) change into an isomer (chemical compound which has the same number and kind of atoms as another but differs in structural arrangement), make or become isomeric||isomerize|
|(Chemistry) chemical agent that forms a gradient in concentration and exercises control over morphogenesis, substance important for development of embryo||morphogen|
|(Chemistry) chemical reaction that forms an ester||esterification|
|(Chemistry) chloride compound used as a fertilizer (no longer in technical use)||muriate|
|(Chemistry) colorless flammable liquid used in the manufacture of cosmetics and as a solvent; any of a class of compounds created by the combination of aldehydes and alcohol, colorless chemical solvent, organic compound||acetal|
|(Chemistry) compound composed of and organic ring and metallic ions (such as hemoglobin in the blood, chlorophyll in plants, etc.), combine to form chelate, compound of metal and nonmetal, having a chela (claw); of a chelate compound (Chemistry), havin...||chelate|
|(Chemistry) compound derived from the oil of cloves and other oils (used in perfumes and dentistry), oily liquid from cloves||eugenol|
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