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laboratory

noun [C]
 
 
/ləˈbɒrətəri/ US   /ˈlæbrətɔːri/ ( plural laboratories) ( informal lab)
a room or building with equipment for doing scientific tests: The company makes analytical equipment for industrial and research laboratories. laboratory analysis/equipment/tests
a company or place where chemicals or medicines are produced: He is chairman and chief executive officer of vision-care pharmaceutical maker Alcon Laboratories.
Translations of “laboratory”
in Arabic مُخْتَبَر, مَعْمَل…
in Korean 실험실…
in Malaysian makmal…
in French laboratoire…
in Turkish laboratuvar…
in Italian laboratorio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 實驗室, 實驗大樓…
in Russian лаборатория…
in Polish laboratorium, pracownia…
in Vietnamese phòng thí nghiệm…
in Spanish laboratorio…
in Portuguese laboratório…
in Thai ห้องทดลอง…
in German das Laboratorium…
in Catalan laboratori…
in Japanese 実験室, 研究室…
in Indonesian laboratorium…
in Chinese (Simplified) 实验室, 实验大楼…
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