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"Chemists" is a form of "chemist", a noun which is often translated as "el químico". "Drugstore" is a noun which is often translated as "la farmacia". Learn more about the difference between "chemists" and "drugstore" below.
chemist(
keh
-
mihst
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el químico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la química
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Marie Curie, a chemist born in Poland, won two Nobel prizes.Marie Curie, una química nacida en Polonia, ganó dos premios Nobel.
2. (profession) (United Kingdom)
a. el farmacéutico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la farmacéutica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I asked the chemist for an ointment for my eczema.Le pedí al farmacéutico un ungüento para mi eccema.
3. (pharmacy) (United Kingdom)
a. la farmacia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Look, there are two chemists on the high street.Mira, hay dos farmacias en la calle principal.
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drugstore(
druhg
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stawr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (shop)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la farmacia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I am going to the drugstore to pick up my medication.Voy a la farmacia a recoger mis medicamentos.
b. la droguería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You can buy your foundation at the drugstore on the corner.Puedes comprarte el maquillaje en la droguería de la esquina.
c. la botica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
After studying pharmacologigy, he got a job in a drugstore.Después de estudiar la farmacología, consiguió un trabajo en una botica.
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