how to pronounce apothecary


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apothecary is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of apothecary in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… pick a drawer on the Apothecary cabinet …”

meanings of apothecary


  1. A glass jar similar to those once used for medicine.
  2. A person who makes and provides/sells drugs and/or medicines.
  3. A drugstore or pharmacy.

apothecary frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word apothecary occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics apothecary can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that apothecary can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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