pharmacist

[ fahr-muh-sist ]
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noun
  1. a person licensed to prepare and dispense drugs and medicines; druggist; apothecary; pharmaceutical chemist.

Origin of pharmacist

1
First recorded in 1825–35; pharmac(y) + -ist
  • Also phar·ma·ceu·tist [fahr-muh-soo-tist]. /ˌfɑr məˈsu tɪst/.

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British Dictionary definitions for pharmacist

pharmacist

less commonly pharmaceutist (ˌfɑːməˈsjuːtɪst)

/ (ˈfɑːməsɪst) /


noun
  1. a person qualified to prepare and dispense drugs

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