The new Research Institute set features an all-female cast: a paleontologist, astronomer, and chemist.
As a cook, you are a chemist and you are a physicist and you are a cultural historian all at once.
In an odd coincidence, a Japanese chemist first synthesized methamphetamine in the 1890s.
1560s, chymist, "alchemist," from Middle French chimiste, from Medieval Latin chimista, reduced from alchimista (see alchemy). Modern spelling is from c.1790. Meaning "chemical scientist" is from 1620s; meaning "dealer in medicinal drugs" (mostly in British English) is from 1745.
chemist chem·ist (kěm'ĭst)
A scientist specializing in chemistry.