druggist

noun drug·gist \ ˈdrə-gist \
Updated on: 8 Jan 2018

Definition of druggist

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

Examples of druggist in a Sentence

  1. Your local druggist can fill the prescription.

  2. she got her prescription for antibiotics filled by the druggist

Recent Examples of druggist from the Web

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First Known Use of druggist

1608

druggist Synonyms

Synonyms
apothecary, chemist [British], pharmacist
Related Words
pharmacologist

DRUGGIST Defined for English Language Learners

druggist

noun

Definition of druggist for English Language Learners

  • : a person who prepares and sells medicines


DRUGGIST Defined for Kids

druggist

noun drug·gist \ ˈdrə-gəst \

Definition of druggist for Students

: a person who prepares and sells drugs and medicines : pharmacist

Medical Dictionary

druggist

noun drug·gist \ ˈdrəg-əst \

medical Definition of druggist

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


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