noun, plural lab·o·ra·to·ries.
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Origin of laboratory
OTHER WORDS FROM laboratorylab·o·ra·to·ri·al, adjectivelab·o·ra·to·ri·al·ly, adverblab·o·ra·to·ri·an, nounin·ter·lab·o·ra·to·ry, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for laboratory
It even happens in artificial markets, in the laboratories of experimental economists.
Engineers now field questions on Reddit and laboratories raffle off multiday tours to Twitter followers.
I wonder he mused; it might be done: they have laboratories.
During this time scientists were at work in their laboratories developing means for producing a high vacuum.The Story of Great Inventions|Elmer Ellsworth Burns
Reports from other laboratories indicate that storage temperatures much lower than -79° C. are just as satisfactory as -79° C.Preservation of Bull Semen at Sub-Zero Temperatures|N. L. VanDemark
Agaric first congratulated the pious distiller on the restored activity of his laboratories and workshops.Penguin Island|Anatole France
We have increased the sensitiveness of our touch through the instruments of our laboratories.Modern Religious Cults and Movements|Gaius Glenn Atkins
British Dictionary definitions for laboratory
noun plural -ries
- a building or room equipped for conducting scientific research or for teaching practical science
- (as modifier)laboratory equipment