laser beam


Definition of laser beam

  1. :  the narrow beam of light produced by a laser

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a device that utilizes the natural oscillations of atoms or molecules between energy levels for generating a beam of coherent electromagnetic radiation usually in the ultraviolet, visible, or infrared regions of the spectrum

    :  the beam of coherent radiation itself

    :  something resembling a laser beam in accuracy, speed, or intensity

  1. :  to subject to the action of a laser

    :  treat with a laser

  1. :  a long piece of heavy often squared timber suitable for use in construction

    :  a wood or metal cylinder in a loom on which the warp (see 1warp 1a) is wound

    :  the part of a plow to which handles, standard, and coulter are attached

  1. :  to emit in beams or as a beam (see 1beam 2)

    :  to support with beams (see 1beam 1)

    :  to transmit especially by satellite :  broadcast

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