drugmaker

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drugmaker

(ˈdrʌɡˌmeɪkə)
n
(Pharmacology) a manufacturer of drugs

drug•mak•er

(ˈdrʌgˌmeɪ kər)

n.
a person or company that manufactures pharmaceutical products.
[1960–65]
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