Definitions of chemist

  1. A person versed in chemistry or given to chemical investigation; an analyst; a maker or seller of chemicals or drugs. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. One skilled in chemistry. Also Chymist. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  3. One versed in chemistry; a dealer in chemicals; an apothecary. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. One versed in chemistry; a druggist. Pharmaceutical chemist, a qualified and registered chemist. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for chemist

  1. " We were all anxious," said an Oxford friend some weeks later, a good old chemist whom I had known for years; " for we heard that you were passing through very deep waters." – A New Medley of Memories by David Hunter-Blair
  2. The following explanation of this phenomenon has been suggested by the eminent chemist Liebig. – The Antiquity of Man by Charles Lyell