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or·gan·ic com·pound

a compound composed of atoms (some of which are carbon) held together by covalent (shared electron) bonds. Compare: inorganic compound.

or·gan·ic com·pound

(ōr-gan'ik kom'pownd)
A compound composed of atoms (some of which are carbon) held together by covalent (shared electron) bonds.
Compare: inorganic compound

organic compound

A compound containing carbon. Such compounds include carbohydrates, proteins, and fats.
See also: compound
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Just as chemical oxidants can remove organic stains like grass or oil from your laundry, so can they break down petroleum oil and other organic chemical pollutants in the subsurface.
Copies of the regulations for the organic chemical manufacturing (PIBS #407-EO2) and inorganic chemical (PIBS #522-EO2) sectors can be obtained by calling the Ministry of the Environment and Energy's Public Information Centre at 1-416-323-4321 or 1-800-565-4923.
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China organic chemical material manufacturing Industry, 2010 is valuable for anyone who wants to invest in the organic chemical material manufacturing industry, to get Chinese investments; to import into China or export from China, to build factories and take advantage of lower costs in China, to partner with one of the key Chinese corporations, to get market shares as China is boosting its domestic needs; to forecast the future of the world economy as China is leading the way; or to compete in the segment.
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