druggist


drug·gist

noun \ˈdrə-gist\

: a person who prepares and sells medicines

Full Definition of DRUGGIST

:  a person who sells or dispenses drugs and medicines: as
a :  pharmacist
b :  one who owns or manages a drugstore

Examples of DRUGGIST

  1. Your local druggist can fill the prescription.
  2. <she got her prescription for antibiotics filled by the druggist>

First Known Use of DRUGGIST

1611

Related to DRUGGIST

Synonyms
apothecary, chemist [British], pharmacist

drug·gist

noun \ˈdrəg-əst\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DRUGGIST

: an individual who sells or dispenses drugs and medicines: as a : pharmacist b : a person who owns or manages a drugstore

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