Organic chemistry (MED1395028)
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Organic chemistry is the study of carbon-based compounds, which can commonly contain hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, halogens, phosphorus, silicon, and sulfur.

“At home in Franklin, we had some pretty snazzy organic food,” Mandy said, impressed with her country girl past.

“That’s not the organic we’re talking here,” Jamie said.

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What is organic chemistry?
Compounds which have carbon in it.

What is the opposite of organic chemistry?
Inorganic chemistry.

What is unique about organic?
They form the basis of all living organisms.

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