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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A room or building where scientific work or tests are carried on.

Usage examples (40)
  • The chemistry laboratory was in the west wing of the university.
  • Pakistan is a laboratory for studying the use of American troops to combat terrorism
  • DURBIN: I can just tell you that what they call a laboratory wouldn't pass any high school laboratory test.
  • The working language in the laboratory is English. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Not the innovated instruments nor the diversity of specimen pleased the scientist more than the "lavatory" (washroom) of his new "laboratory" (room equipped for scientific research).
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