Definition of "qualitative analysis" [qualitative analysis]
The testing of a substance or mixture to determine its chemical constituents. (noun)
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Use "qualitative analysis" in a sentence
"Freud compares its importance for the psychoanalyticus; with the importance of the qualitative analysis for the chemist."