Translation of chemist in Spanish:

chemist

Pronunciation: /ˈkeməst; ˈkemɪst/

n

  • 1.1 (scientist) químico, -ca (m,f)
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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.
    1.2 (pharmacist) (BrE) farmacéutico, -ca (m,f) dispensing chemist farmacéutico, -ca (m,f) at the chemist's en la farmacia
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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.

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