Definition of pharmaceutical chemist in English:

pharmaceutical chemist

noun

British
  • A pharmacist; specifically one who has passed the higher examination of the Pharmaceutical Society. Now also: a scientist who works in a laboratory developing medicinal drugs.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Monthly Gazette Health. From pharmaceutical + chemist.

Pronunciation

pharmaceutical chemist

/ˌfɑːməˈs(j)uːtɪkl ˈkɛmɪst/