Meaning of LABORATORY in English

LABORATORY

transcription, транскрипция: [ ləbɒrətri, AM læbrətɔ:ri ]

( laboratories)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

A laboratory is a building or a room where scientific experiments, analyses, and research are carried out.

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2.

A laboratory in a school, college, or university is a room containing scientific equipment where students are taught science subjects such as chemistry.

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3.

see also language laboratory

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