chemist · noun C /ˈkem.əst/Full view
Nouns: chemical, chemist, chemistry
Adjectives: chemical
Adverbs: chemically
B1 a person who studies chemistry, or a scientist who works with chemicals or studies their reactions
Dictionary example:

Is he a chemist or a physicist?

Learner example:

I ha[d] been working in a factory because I am [a] chemist, but one day I decided to change my work [and] my life. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Spanish)

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