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laboratory

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noun lab·o·ra·to·ry \ˈla-b(ə-)rə-ˌtȯr-ē sometimes ˈla-bə(r)-ˌ or lə-ˈbȯr-ə-ˌ, British usually lə-ˈbär-ə-t(ə-)rē\

Simple Definition of laboratory

  • : a room or building with special equipment for doing scientific experiments and tests

Full Definition of laboratory

plural lab·o·ra·to·ries

  1. 1 a :  a place equipped for experimental study in a science or for testing and analysis; broadly :  a place providing opportunity for experimentation, observation, or practice in a field of study b :  a place like a laboratory for testing, experimentation, or practice

  2. 2 :  an academic period set aside for laboratory work


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noun lab·o·ra·to·ry \ˈlab-(ə-)rə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-, British usually lə-ˈbär-ə-t(ə-)rē\

Medical Definition of laboratory

plural lab·o·ra·to·ries

  1. :  a place equipped for experimental study in a science or for testing and analysis






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