Etymology
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druggist (n.)

"one who deals in drugs, especially one who compounds or prepares drugs according to medical prescriptions," 1610s, from French droguiste, from droge (see drug (n.)). Earlier drugger (1590s).

updated on October 11, 2018

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Definitions of druggist from WordNet

druggist (n.)
a health professional trained in the art of preparing and dispensing drugs;
Synonyms: pharmacist / chemist / apothecary / pill pusher / pill roller
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