Definition of Alchemical in English :

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Alchemical meaning in English

Meaning of Alchemical in English

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Alchemical pronunciation in English

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1. alchemic, alchemical

related to or concerned with alchemy

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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1. A medieval chemical philosophy having as its asserted aims the transmutation of base metals into gold, the discovery of the panacea, and the preparation of the elixir of longevity.
2. A seemingly magical power or process of transmuting: "He wondered by what alchemy it was changed, so that what sickened him one hour, maddened him with hunger the next" (Marjorie K. Rawlings).

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