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YAG

[yag]
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noun
  1. a synthetic yttrium aluminum garnet, used for infrared lasers and as a gemstone.
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Origin of YAG

1960–65; y(ttrium) a(luminum) g(arnet)
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  • Den op in vindow he see big flag, And tenk at first he must have a yag.

    The Norsk Nightingale

    William F. Kirk

  • She washed it, and put a yag on it, and made it feel a great deal better.

    Bessie and Her Friends

    Joanna H. (Joanna Hooe) Mathews