Meaning of LASER in English

LASER

ˈlāzə(r) noun

( -s )

Etymology: l ight a mplification by s timulated e mission of r adiation

: a device that utilizes the natural oscillations of atoms for amplifying or generating electromagnetic waves in the region of the spectrum from the ultraviolet to the far-infrared including the visible region

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