Engineers now field questions on Reddit and laboratories raffle off multiday tours to Twitter followers.
It even happens in artificial markets, in the laboratories of experimental economists.
The laboratories of the board of health prepare this antitoxin and supply it fresh for public use.
There were no laboratories, for there was no experimentation.
Barns are laboratories, to be as much a part of the equipment of a college of agriculture as shops are of mechanic arts.
There were no libraries worthy of the name, no laboratories or observatories for research.
There are three kinds of glass most generally employed in laboratories.
Outside, it was cold, but the laboratories were well heated by steam.
I'll have to get equipment from the laboratories before we start on those.
We are human, like the rest of our sex, if you catch us out of our laboratories.
c.1600, "building set apart for scientific experiments," from Medieval Latin laboratorium "a place for labor or work," from Latin laboratus, past participle of laborare "to work" (see labor (n.)). Figurative use by 1660s.
laboratory lab·o·ra·to·ry (lāb'rə-tôr'ē)
A room or building equipped for scientific research.
A place where drugs and chemicals are manufactured.
A place for practice, observation, or testing.