chemistnoun [ C ]uk /ˈkem.ɪst/ us /ˈkem.ɪst/
chemist noun [ C ] (SCIENCE)
- Chemists at pharmaceutical companies are vying to create a cure for migraine.
- Chemists at Princeton University have been following a new curriculum.
- She worked as a chemist for the water company.
chemist noun [ C ] (MEDICINE)
- I was given the wrong tablets when the chemist misread my prescription.
- I'm just going to the chemist's for some aspirin.
- Where's the nearest chemist?