how to pronounce pharmacy


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The above transcription of pharmacy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

pharmacy is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… um your local pharmacy and so those are …”

meanings of pharmacy


  1. A place where prescription drugs are dispensed; a dispensary.
  2. The occupation of a pharmacist.
  3. The science of medicinal substances comprising pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical chemistry, pharmacology, phytochemistry and forensics.

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