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chemical engineering

n.
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.

chemical engineering

n
(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

chem′ical engineer′ing


n.
the science of applying chemistry to industrial processes.
[1900–05]
chem′ical engineer′, n.

chemical engineering

The branch of engineering that specializes in the development and manufacture of products involving chemicals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.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
applied science, engineering science, technology, engineering - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study"
2.chemical engineering - the activity of applying chemistry to the solution of practical problems
engineering, technology - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
Translations
chemické inženýrství
Chemieingenieurwesen
kemiantekniikka
génie chimiquegénie des procédés

chemical engineering

ningegneria chimica
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