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chemist

 [kem´ist]
1. an expert in chemistry.
2. (British) pharmacist.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

chem·ist

(kem'ist),
1. A specialist or expert in chemistry.
2. Pharmacist (British and Canadian).
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chemist

(1) A person who formulates chemical preparations.
(2) A community pharmacist (UK), see there.
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chem·ist

(kem'ist)
1. A specialist or expert in chemistry.
2. Pharmacist (U.K. and some areas of Canada).
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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