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The branch of engineering that deals with the technology of large-scale chemical production and the manufacture of products through chemical processes.
chemical engineer n.
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(Chemical Engineering) the branch of engineering concerned with the design, operation, maintenance, and manufacture of the plant and machinery used in industrial chemical processes
chemical engineer n
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the science of applying chemistry to industrial processes.
chem′ical engineer′, n.
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The branch of engineering that specializes in the development and manufacture of products involving chemicals.
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|Noun||1.||chemical engineering - the branch of engineering that is concerned with the design and construction and operation of the plants and machinery used in industrial chemical processes|
|2.||chemical engineering - the activity of applying chemistry to the solution of practical problems|
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