pharmacist


phar·ma·cist

noun \ˈfär-mə-sist\

: a person whose job is to prepare and sell the drugs and medicines that a doctor prescribes for patients

Full Definition of PHARMACIST

:  a person licensed to engage in pharmacy

Examples of PHARMACIST

  1. <the pharmacist caught an error in the prescription's dosage>

First Known Use of PHARMACIST

1834

Related to PHARMACIST

Synonyms
apothecary, chemist [British], druggist

phar·ma·cist

noun \ˈfär-mə-səst\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHARMACIST

: a person licensed to engage in pharmacy

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