Definition of dispensary
: a place where medicine or medical or dental treatment is dispensed
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That could underestimate the number of Canadians who will refuse to buy from corporate weed growers, said Chad Jackett, 38, who runs a medical marijuana dispensary in Squamish, British Columbia, and uses cannabis oil everyday to treat nerve pain.
Zack Lazarus, another political novice, helped open and still runs the city’s first legal marijuana dispensary in Otay Mesa.
Zoning of dispensaries has been left up to local municipalities, but none can be located within 1,000 feet of a school, church, public library, public park or public playground.
FILE- In this Saturday, July 1, 2017, file photo, people line up at the NuLeaf marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas.
Under the law, the Pa. Department of Health may issue a total of 25 growing permits and 50 dispensary permits.
Some dispensaries took to social media to spread the word or tried to draw in buyers with special events.
The company that owns the indoor cultivation facility and three dispensaries in the Las Vegas area has been gearing up since voters approved legal pot in November.
A lingering court dispute over rights of distribution and transport between dispensaries and alcohol vendors threatened to push off the start date -- but legalization is now set to proceed.
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: a place where medicine or minor medical treatment is given
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