Definition of pharmacist
: a person licensed to engage in pharmacy
Examples of pharmacist in a Sentence
the pharmacist caught an error in the prescription's dosage
Recent Examples of pharmacist from the Web
Shields, 65, is a pharmacist by trade who spent 18 years at Eli Lilly and Co. Inc.
Pharmacists make up an occupational group that has both increased the number of women in its ranks over the long term and retained high earnings.
Dr. Tomer Singer, an obstetrician-gynecologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, was disappointed that pharmacists are still restricting teen access to emergency contraception.
Canada’s second-most populous province spends about C$800 million ($614 million) on generic drugs each year and has been trying to get a grip on health-care costs by shaking up the system with reforms affecting everyone from doctors to pharmacists.
New Mexico and Maryland joined five other states and D.C. in allowing pharmacists to prescribe birth control.
His attorneys countered that a three-year sentence would be appropriate and blamed the company’s troubles on head pharmacist, Glenn Chin, who is awaiting trial this fall.
In all, 14 executives and staff, including six pharmacists, were indicted on charges including racketeering and second-degree murder.
The firm's head pharmacist, Barry Cadden was charged with second-degree murder in addition to racketeering, conspiracy, and fraud.
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First Known Use of pharmacist
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Definition of pharmacist for Students
: a person whose job is preparing medicines according to a doctor's prescription
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