Definición de chemist en inglés:


Saltos de línea: chem|ist
Pronunciación: /ˈkɛmɪst


  • 1British A shop where medicinal drugs are dispensed and sold, and in which toiletries and other medical goods can be purchased: antihistamine tablets are freely available in chemists
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    • Legalise drugs and have them properly sold in chemists and off-licenses, and there will be no money to buy guns.
    • These are available through chemists sold as a remedy for motion sickness.
    • Weleda products are available from most chemists and health food shops.
  • 1.1A person authorized to dispense medicinal drugs.
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    • The higher professional category includes chemists, vets, dentists and barristers.
    • There is still the image that chemists simply dispense medicine after a visit to the doctor.
    • However, it did eventually run out, and the chemist reported that he was no longer allowed to supply it, because the mercury content was potentially dangerous.
  • 2A person engaged in chemical research or experiments: chemists have developed catalysts that can turn low-grade fuels into petrol
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    • The first person to appreciate the meaning of such experiments was the English chemist and physicist Henry Cavendish.
    • One researcher with perhaps the greatest reason to hope for success in producing silicon was the English chemist and physicist Humphry Davy.
    • Take for example vinegar, more formally known to chemists as acetic acid, CH 3 COOH.


late Middle English (denoting an alchemist): from French chimiste, from modern Latin chimista, from alchimista 'alchemist', from alchimia (see alchemy).

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