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"chemist" in British English

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chemistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkem.ɪst/ us   /ˈkem.ɪst/
  • chemist noun [C] (MEDICINE)

UK US pharmacist a person whose job is to prepare and sell medicines and other goods in a shop
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A2 UK UK also chemist's, US drugstore a shop where you can buy medicines, make-up, and sometimes other things such as chocolate
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"chemist" in American English

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chemistnoun [C]

us   /ˈkem·əst/
Br A chemist or chemist's is a drugstore.
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"chemist" in Business English

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chemistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkemɪst/ us  
a person who studies chemistry, or a scientist who works with chemicals or studies their reactions: He was a chemist who led several rubber research institutes in Malaysia. a forensic/industrial/nuclear/research chemist
UK also pharmacist, US also druggist a person whose job is to prepare and sell medicines in a store: If you think that you may qualify for free prescriptions, ask the chemist for a receipt form.
UK UK also chemist's, UK also chemist shop, also pharmacy, US also drugstore COMMERCE a store where you can buy medicines, beauty products, products for washing your body, etc.: He is chairman of Boots, Britain's biggest chemist. Jane was a pharmacist in a chemist's in a small town.
(Definition of chemist from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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