inorganic compound

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Noun1.inorganic compound - any compound that does not contain carbon
carbide - a binary compound of carbon with a more electropositive element
chemical compound, compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
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Tooth enamel is also a purely inorganic substance that cannot self-repair for lack of cells and a bioorganic matrix.
Synthesising the gold nanosheet takes place in an aqueous solution and starts with chloroauric acid, an inorganic substance that contains gold.
Titanium dioxide is the white solid inorganic substance occurring naturally in various kinds of mineral sands and rock.
an inorganic substance consisting of a special type of rock fiber.
Take for example (http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/substances/toxsubstance.asp?toxid=3) arsenic , an inorganic substance found in wood preservatives and rat poison.
Arsenic occurs naturally in the environment as an organic or inorganic substance. The difference between these forms relates to their chemical structure, not to farming practices.
New Delhi, India, August 13, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Cement or Portland cement is a grey colored inorganic substance with excellent hydraulic binding properties.
Therefore, the Japan Atomic Energy Agency and Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K developed a new method of manufacturing catalysts involving hydrophobic processing with an inorganic substance base.
Mulching with this inorganic substance is simple, but somewhat expensive and doesn't allow proper amounts of moisture to penetrate the soil.
In our surveys thus far, the only inorganic substance that we have observed to be used by the Kavirajes was sulfur, which was used mainly as an additional ingredient in formulations containing medicinal plants for treatment of dermal infections.
More than 3 million organic and inorganic substance records were added to the CAS Registry database alone, creating a total of 30 million-plus identified molecular substance records, 1.5 billion predicted and experimental properties, and nearly 12 million reactions.
In the U.S., only 13.5 percent of girls and 36.3 percent of boys ages 12 to 19 get enough of the bone-building mineral (a natural inorganic substance not made by the body) in their daily diet, says the U.S.