The definition of a chemist is a person who studies the form and properties of substances such as acidity and density.(noun)
An example of a chemist is a pharmacist.
See chemist in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: aphetic < alchemist
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Origin: Obsolete chimist
Origin: , from New Latin chimista
Origin: , from Medieval Latin alchymista, alchemist
Origin: , from alchymia, alchemy; see alchemy.
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