dye laser

noun

Medical Definition of dye laser

: a laser in which light is emitted by a fluorescent organic dye and which can be tuned to radiate at any of a wide range of frequencies

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“Dye laser.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dye%20laser. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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