Definition of Apothecary's shop
1. Noun. A retail shop where medicine and other articles are sold.
Terms within: Pharmacopoeia
Generic synonyms: Shop, Store
Derivative terms: Pharmaceutic, Pharmaceutical
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Literary usage of Apothecary's shop
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Two Years and a Half in the Navy: Or, Journal of a Cruise in the by Enoch Cobb Wines (1832)
"I went to an apothecary-s shop to engage a seat in the Diligence, that left Napoli at eight o-clock, AM for Argos. ..."
2. The Spectator by Joseph Addison, Richard Steele (1803)
"... or liquorish powder at the apothecary,s shop, I am so enamoured with you, that I can no more keep close my flaming desires to become your servant. ..."
3. Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, of the King's Theatre, and Theatre Royal by Michael Kelly, Theodore Edward Hook (1826)
"The monks of the convent had in it an apothecary' s shop, in which they made up medicines of the best quality, and sold them at a ..."