lab

[ lab ]
/ læb /

noun


Nearby words

  1. la.,
  2. laager,
  3. laaland,
  4. laari,
  5. laat lammetjie ,
  6. lab rat,
  7. lab.,
  8. laban,
  9. laban dance notation system,
  10. labarum

Origin of lab

by shortening

Lab

[ lab ]
/ læb /

noun

Informal. Labrador retriever.

Origin of Lab

by shortening

lab.

Lab.

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British Dictionary definitions for lab

lab

/ (læb) /

noun informal

short for laboratory
short for Labrador retriever

lab.

abbreviation for

laboratory
labour

Lab.

abbreviation for

politics Labour
Labrador
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Word Origin and History for lab

lab

n.

shortened form of laboratory, 1895.

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