pothecary

[ poth-i-ker-ee ]
/ ˈpɒθ ɪˌkɛr i /

noun, plural poth·e·car·ies.British Dialect.

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Origin of pothecary

1350–1400; Middle English potecarie, aphetic variant of apothecarieapothecary
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British Dictionary definitions for pothecary

pothecary
/ (ˈpɒθɪkərɪ) /

noun plural -caries

an archaic or Brit dialect variant of apothecary
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