Definition of Drugstore

1. Noun. A retail shop where medicine and other articles are sold.

Exact synonyms: Apothecary's Shop, Chemist's, Chemist's Shop, Pharmacy
Terms within: Pharmacopoeia
Generic synonyms: Shop, Store
Derivative terms: Pharmaceutic, Pharmaceutical



Definition of Drugstore

1. Noun. (chiefly US Canada) A pharmacy; a retail store, the main product of which is medications (usually both prescription and non-prescription), along with first aid and other similar products. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Drugstore

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Drugstore

druggist
druggists
druggy
drugless
druglike
druglord
druglords
drugmaker
drugmakers
drugmanite
drugs
drugs bust
drugs toxic to lung
drugster
drugsters
drugstore (current term)
drugstores
drugtaker
drugtakers
drugtaking
druid
druidess
druidesses
druidic
druidical
druidically
druidish
druidism
druidisms
druids

Literary usage of Drugstore

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1. How to Recognize and Eliminate Silverfish, Beetles, Cockroaches, Moths by Thomas A. Parker (1991)
"The drugstore Beetle. - The drugstore beetle infests books and manuscripts and is another one of the "bookworms" (Figure 5). FIGURE 5. ..."

2. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1898)
"That on said day Pomeroy did some gasfitting in the drugstore cellar, and did it negligently. ... That afterward Pomeroy surrendered the drugstore premises, ..."

3. Darkness and Daylight; Or, Lights and Shadows of New York Life: A Woman's by Thomas Wallace Knox, Thomas F. Byrnes (1892)
"... Trip through Chinatown with a Detective — A Raid on a Gambling-House — Spotting the Players — The Opium Habit — A Chinese drugstore — Marvelous Remedies ..."

4. American Druggist (1889)
"This is probably the most ornamental desk of the kind to be found in any New York drugstore. The soda-water fountain, which is placed against the wall, ..."

5. Daily Language Review: Student Practice Books by Evan-Moor Educational Publishers (2007)
"Use correct capitalization and punctuation. Go to: happy pet shop millers drugstore ... drugstore ..."

6. Daily Language Review by Jo Ellen Moore, Marilyn Evans, Evan-Moor Corporation (1998)
"Narr Frida Correct this shopping list. Use correct capitalization and punctuation. Go to: happy pet shop millers drugstore ..."

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