Translation of pharmacy in Spanish:

pharmacy

Pronunciation: /ˈfɑːrməsi; ˈfɑːməsi/

n (plural -cies)

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (discipline) química (f) farmacéutica, farmacia (f)
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    • As Langenheim demonstrates, the list of uses of resins in folk medicine and pharmacy alone is huge.
    • Ever mindful of his training in pharmacy he did not fail to criticise what he saw as defects in The London Pharmacopoeia.
    1.2 countable/numerable (dispensary) farmacia (feminine)
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    • Individual tablets are being sold in pharmacies without appropriate diagnosis or supervision.
    • At the doses recommended on products available in pharmacies and health food shops, the ingredients appear to be safe.
    • They can be bought over-the-counter at pharmacies and health food shops.

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