Meaning of “dispensary” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"dispensary" in British English

See all translations

dispensarynoun [ C ]

uk /dɪˈspen.sər.i/ us /dɪˈspen.sɚ.i/

a place where medicines are prepared and given out, often in a hospital

(Definition of “dispensary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dispensary" in American English

See all translations

dispensarynoun [ C ]

us /dɪˈspen·sə·ri/

a place where medicines are prepared and given out, often in a hospital or a school

(Definition of “dispensary” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)