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pharmacist

noun [C] uk   /ˈfɑː.mə.sɪst/  us   /ˈfɑːr-/
B2 a person who is trained to prepare and give out medicines in a hospital or shop
Translations of “pharmacist”
in Korean 약사…
in Arabic صَيْدَلي, صَيدلاني…
in Portuguese farmacêutico, -a…
in Catalan farmacèutic, -a…
in Japanese 薬剤師…
in Italian farmacista…
in Chinese (Traditional) (醫院或藥店的)藥劑師…
in Russian фармацевт…
in Turkish eczacı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (医院或药店的)药剂师…
in Polish farmaceut-a/ka, apteka-rz/rka…
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