chemist

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chem·ist

noun \ˈke-mist\

: a person who studies or does research in the science of chemistry

Full Definition of CHEMIST

1
a obsolete :  alchemist
b :  one trained in chemistry
2
British :  pharmacist

Examples of CHEMIST

  1. <let's ask the chemist whether it's safe to take these two drugs together>

Origin of CHEMIST

New Latin chimista, short for Medieval Latin alchimista
First Known Use: 1562

Related to CHEMIST

Synonyms
apothecary, druggist [British], pharmacist

Other Job Terms

factotum, milliner, ostler, scrivener, tinker, webster, wordsmith

chem·ist

noun \ˈkem-əst\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CHEMIST

1
: one trained in chemistry
2
British : pharmacist

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