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Definition of pharmacy noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (pl. pharmacies)
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  1. 1[countable] a store, or part of one, that sells medicines and drugs compare drugstore
  2. 2[countable] a place in a hospital where medicines are prepared see also dispensary
  3. 3[uncountable] the study of how to prepare medicines and drugs
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: pharmacy