wet lab

noun

Medical Definition of wet lab

: a laboratory equipped with appropriate plumbing, ventilation, and equipment to allow for hands-on scientific research and experimentation

called also wet laboratory

— compare dry lab

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“Wet lab.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/wet%20lab. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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