Colonial Apothecary?

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Apothecary refers to a person who prepares and sells medicines and drugs. The word also refers to a historical name for a medical professional who formulates and dispenses medicine to physicians, surgeons and patients.
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a·poth·e·car·y
[uh-poth-uh-ker-ee]
NOUN [PLURAL A·POTH·E·CAR·IES.]
1.
a druggist; a pharmacist.
2.
a pharmacy or drugstore.
3.
(especially in England and Ireland) a druggist licensed to prescribe medicine.
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