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drugstore

or drug store

[druhg-stawr, -stohr] /ˈdrʌgˌstɔr, -ˌstoʊr/
noun
1.
the place of business of a druggist, usually also selling cosmetics, stationery, toothpaste, mouthwash, cigarettes, etc., and sometimes soft drinks and light meals.
Origin of drugstore
1800-1810
An Americanism dating back to 1800-10; drug1 + store
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drugstore

/ˈdrʌɡˌstɔː/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a shop where medical prescriptions are made up and a wide variety of goods and sometimes light meals are sold
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