Definition of chemicals:
- Substances used for producing chemical effects; organic chemistry, that which treats of the substances which form the structure of animals or vegetables, and their products; inorganic chemistry, that which treats of the substances which form mineral bodies; practical or applied chemistry, that which treats of the products of chemistry useful in the arts, and for economical purposes; pure chemistry, that which treats of the elemental constitution of substances, and of the laws of combination.
- "One Woman's Life", Robert Herrick.
- "The Film Mystery", Arthur B. Reeve.
The hermit's hut, however, was so isolated that the town was in no danger, even from the flying sparks, but there was not a drop of water to throw on the flames, and the roads were too steep and rough for the volunteer fire department to drag their chemicals to the rescue.- "Tabitha at Ivy Hall", Ruth Alberta Brown.