a person licensed to prepare and dispense drugs and medicines; druggist; apothecary; pharmaceutical chemist.
- Also phar·ma·ceu·tist [fahr-muh-soo-tist]. /ˌfɑr məˈsu tɪst/.
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How to use pharmacist in a sentence
The pharmacist, who has agreed to plead guilty to charges of attempting to spoil the vaccine, also believes the Earth is flat and that the sky is not real, according to court documents.Wisconsin pharmacist who destroyed more than 500 vaccine doses believes Earth is flat, FBI says | Andrea Salcedo | February 1, 2021 | Washington Post
She takes English classes on Saturday mornings and is completing an evening course to get certified as a pharmacist technician, the job she held in Honduras.A Maryland couple opened their home to a Honduran mother and son. They ended up sharing more than space. | Stephanie García | January 30, 2021 | Washington Post
The state will also deploy pharmacists for vaccinations at certain Safeway and Rite Aid stores.Coronavirus variant first found in South Africa has now arrived in Maryland | Samantha Schmidt, Meagan Flynn | January 30, 2021 | Washington Post
If there are no-shows for vaccination appointments, pharmacists have to quickly find replacements before the thawed vaccines expire.How Many Vaccine Shots Go to Waste? Several States Aren’t Counting. | by Ryan Gabrielson, Caroline Chen and Mollie Simon | January 21, 2021 | ProPublica
Their ranks have included construction workers, insurance agents and pharmacists.South Carolina’s Governor Addresses Magistrate Judge Controversy by Urging Changes | by Joseph Cranney, The Post and Courier | January 15, 2021 | ProPublica
Maurice de Palo, a pharmacist at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.
A pharmacist told her the medication was for women—and her identification still listed her as a male.
But no, they picked a medication that would make every doctor, nurse, and pharmacist in the audience choke on their popcorn.Scandal’s Finale Featured One of the Most Preposterous TV Deaths Ever | Russell Saunders | April 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A more recent wrinkle is the doctor who prescribes from his own office, cutting out the middleman (read: pharmacist).New Study Says Doctors Can’t “Just Say No” to Their Patients | Kent Sepkowitz | March 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A trainee pharmacist standing near the blast lost an eye and suffered head injuries.Hezbollah and Assad Plan Offensive On Jihadists In Yabrud | Jamie Dettmer | January 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
She did not know what doctor prescribed the medicaments, nor the pharmacist who supplied them.She Stands Accused | Victor MacClure
I have taken it for years and you dont need a skilled pharmacist to compound it.Treading the Narrow Way | R. E. Barrett
The man who had suggested that the hotel pharmacist could dispense hot drinks other than lemonade nudged an acquaintance.Cynthia's Chauffeur | Louis Tracy
The drugs imitated are standard medical preparations, dispensed on physician's prescription by every retail pharmacist.Twenty Years a Detective in the Wickedest City in the World | Clifton R. Wooldridge
No one connected with the company is a regularly licensed pharmacist or graduate chemist.
British Dictionary definitions for pharmacist
a person qualified to prepare and dispense drugs
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